The Master of Industrial and Organisational Psychology course from The University of Western Australia is a two-year full-time psychology course that includes nine coursework units, a research project and 1000 hours of practical placement spread over three different settings.
Industrial and Organisational Psychology is a specialist area that applies psychological knowledge and skills to workplaces with the aim of improving organisational effectiveness and the quality of work life.
The specialty focuses on deriving principles of individual, group and organisational behaviour and applying this knowledge to the solution of problems at work.
The skills developed are in line with the essential core capabilities and attributes required by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) and the Australian Psychological Society’s (APS) College of Organisational Psychologists for postgraduate professional courses.
This course is designed to lead graduates to professional registration with the specialist title of Organisational Psychologist.
In the workplace graduates from this course play a number of critical roles generally associated with employee and organisational performance. Specific areas of practice of Industrial and Organisational psychologists include:
- Recruitment and selection
- Learning and development
- Leadership and talent management
- Change management
- Workplace research and analysis
- Occupational health and safety
- Performance management
- Wellbeing and stress
- Human factors
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- Research Methods in Applied Settings
- Assessment and Selection
- Organisational Development and Change
- Human Factors
- MIOP Professional Practice and Ethics
- MIOP Practical Placement
- Psychology of Training
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Management, Organisation & Leadership Counselling View 101 other Masters in Psychology in Australia
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS CODE: 077549D
- To be considered for admission to this course an applicant must have—an accredited bachelor's honours degree in psychology with at least an upper second class Honours (2A), or an equivalent qualification as recognised by UWA.
- Applicants must be eligible for provisional registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia, which includes meeting the Board's English language registration standard.
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International40900 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 81800 AUD for the full programme during 24 months.
- National Commonwealth supported students: $8,825.24
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.