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Professional Psychology

University of Wollongong

12 months
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32592 AUD/year
29184 AUD/year
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About

This Professional Psychology course at University of Wollongong is for graduates of a four-year accredited psychology program. 

Overview

The primary aim is to provide a 5th year of supervised practice and structured learning to prepare candidates for a final year of supervised internship in the field of psychological practice, prior to applying for general registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Learning Outcomes 

The Master of Professional Psychology from  provides one year of full-time education in the professional practice of psychology that:

  • forms the foundation for professional practice, building on the existing knowledge and skills base acquired as part of an APAC-accredited (Australian Psychology Accreditation Council) four-year undergraduate course;
  • takes an evidence-based approach based to the scientist-practitioner model;
  • is broad and generalist in nature; and
  • grounds the core professional competencies as outlined in the APAC accreditation standards.

Accreditation

The Master of Professional Psychology is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) as meeting the requirements of a 5th year program of study, allowing progression towards registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Assessment
  • Psychotherapy
  • Practicum
  • Applied Interventions
  • School Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students accepted into the course must have successfully completed a four year, or three year plus a fourth year, Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC)-accredited sequence in psychology from the University of Wollongong onshore or internationally, within the previous 10 years, and be eligible for registration with the Psychology Board of Australia as a provisional psychologist.
  • Places in this course are limited. Entry is competitive and is based on academic merit and personal suitability.
  • CRICOS: 099429G

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32592 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32592 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    29184 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29184 AUD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Wollongong

1600 - 2200 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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