12 months
36000 AUD/year
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Continue your education in psychology with an enhanced understanding of psychological theory, evidence and clinical applications with the Psychology (Professional) program from Curtin University.

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The Psychology (Professional) program from Curtin University will equip you with education and training in the professional practice of psychology and is designed to integrate coursework, research and placement components with an emphasis on experiential learning. You will be provided with a rewarding and relevant learning experience throughout the course.

Throughout the program, linkages are made specifically for you to develop detailed understanding of the relationships between psychological theory, the scientific evidence base for these theories, and the clinical applications of both theory and research. 

The skills you develop will enable you to operate from a scientist practitioner perspective, with well-developed knowledge of psychometric measurement, case formulation, treatment planning and intervention strategies.

Career information

This course provides access to a wide variety of employment opportunities in government and non-government counselling and mental health services. After graduating from this course, you are eligible to apply for registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia once you have completed your internship and successfully completed the National Psychology Examination.

Programme Structure

  • Apply psychology knowledge, principles and practice to achieve client-centred and evidence-informed outcomes
  • Generate effective solutions through critical analysis, reflective practice and professional reasoning
  • Critically appraise information and apply it to contemporary psychology theory and practice
  • Communicate effectively and appropriately to ensure positive and effective therapeutic and inter-professional relationships; use relevant documentation and reporting processes including the ethical disclosure of professional information

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


200 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS 084066J

  • Overseas Psychology degrees must present an overseas qualification assessment from the Australian Psychological Society (APS) showing that the degree is comparable to an Australian 4 year Bachelor of Psychology.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36000 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36000 AUD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sydney

1882 - 3547 AUD /month
Living costs

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


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