• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

JCU Psychology has a well-earned international reputation for excellence in teaching and research, and the friendliness, helpfulness, accessibility and approachability of its academic and general staff.

JCU’s tutorial classes are among the smallest in the country, providing the opportunity for personalised assistance. The students benefit from well-equipped, modern facilities and an excellent research infrastructure.

Career opportunities

This Psychology (Clinical) program from James Cook University provides advanced academic and practical postgraduate training at a level sufficient to meet the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council’s (APAC) accreditation criteria.

With one further year of supervised practice in the field, graduates of this course will be eligible for full registration with the Psychology Board of Australia and membership of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.

Accreditation

APAC accreditation

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Psychological Assessment
  • Adult Psychopathology
  • Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Health and Rehabilitation
  • Methods of Intervention 
  • Working with Clients
  • Practicum 

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    94

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

CRICOS code: 019793F

  • Completion of an AQF Level 8 Bachelor Honours Degree with Class 1 or 2A honours from a course accredited by the Australian Psychological Society or equivalent qualification from an overseas institution; or
  • Other qualifications or practical experience recognised by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor of the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine as equivalent to the above.

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    38960 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38960 AUD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Living costs

  • Singapore, Singapore

    1878 - 3880 SGD/month
    Living Costs
  • Townsville, Australia

    1500 - 2800 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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