The Postgraduate Diploma in Arts - Psychology from Massey University will build on your undergraduate psychology degree. You’ll study in more detail the thoughts, feelings and actions of individuals and groups in social and cultural contexts. Studying psychology will help you make sense of the human impact on the world.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Arts - Psychology from Massey University can also be your pathway to a higher research degree. You can combine it with a Master of Arts by thesis (120 credits) to gain the coursework and research components for entry into programmes that lead to registration as a psychologist (the Postgraduate Diploma in Industrial/Organisational Psychology and the Postgraduate Diploma in Psychological Practice).
Massey graduates more researchers and clinical psychologists than any other university in New Zealand. We’re connected to a wide range of community and statutory organisations, and produce unique and applied psychology research and training that’s recognised nationally and internationally. This expertise enhances the reputation of your degree and ensures your knowledge is relevant to today’s society.
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- Postmodernism and Psychology
- Applied Criminal Psychology (restricted numbers)
- Advanced Psychology of Women
- Child and Family Therapy (restricted numbers)
- Principles of Clinical Neuropsychology (restricted numbers)
- Advanced Experimental Psychology
- Advanced Social Psychology (30 credits)
- Psychology and Culture
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- You will have completed a Bachelor of Arts degree (or equivalent) with a major in Psychology.
- You will complete 120 credits of 700 level courses, selected from those listed on the programme schedule, including the compulsory course 175.738 Psychological Research; Principles of Design.
International19451 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 19451 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National4271 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 4271 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
- Domestic students: 6609 NZD
- International students: 30100 NZD
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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