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Diploma of Psychology

The Diploma of Psychology is a pathway program that leads to second year entry of the Bachelor of Psychological Science - students will complete an additional two years in the bachelor degree after finishing the diploma.

In the pathway diploma you will focus on clinical neuroscience, learn about the psychology of culture and global citizenship, human relationships.

Your direct pathway to La Trobe University

Secondary school

 

Bachelor

 

Fees

Year Domestic Student International Student FEE-HELP

2020

A$24,000

 A$35,100

available for domestic students

Location

Duration

Two or three trimesters

Intakes

February, June and October 

CRICOS code

099061B

Subjects

8 subjects required for completion of the Diploma. 4 Core subjects listed below plus 4 elective subjects from any other diploma.

Core Units

  • Clinical Foundations of Psychology

  • Experimental Foundations of Psychology

  • Statistics for Psychology
  • History, Philosophy and Methodology of Psychological Science 

 

Entry into 2nd year of

  • Bachelor of Psychological Science

Popular careers at the completion of your bachelor degree

  • Counsellor
  • Government specialist
  • Researcher
  • Psychologist (with further study and training)

#October intake students will be able to articulate to LTU July (semester 2) 2021 or March (semester 1) 2022, the latter with an expected 4 month study break between diploma and Bachelor.

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