Pre-Professional Practice for Graduate Diploma

Course code PSYC6720
Available in 2016
Available in 2017
2016 Course Timetables


This course forms part of an Australian Psychological Society accredited sequence.



  • Semester 2 - 2016
  • Semester 2 - 2017

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. understand career paths in Psychology

2. understand research topics in Psychology at an advanced level


Advanced level topics in the application of psychology will be covered. Topics will be drawn from the following areas: practising psychology, research psychology and other areas of applied psychology such as industrial/organisational or forensic psychology.


This course is only available to students enrolled in Graduate Diploma Psychology

Assumed Knowledge

An APS accredited sequence in Psychology (years 1 - 3) PSYC3070 and PSYC3010 or equivalents

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Summary 1

Written Assignment: Summary 2

Online Learning Activity: Discussion board posts

Contact Hours



Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term