Study the Bachelor of Psychology at the University of Newcastle for an in-depth insight into human behaviour.

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

Why study with us?

Psychology at the University of Newcastle

Student studying psychology at the University of NewcastlePsychology is a fascinating area of science that attempts to examine the cause of human behaviour and use this understanding to solve practical problems.

Psychology is growing in popularity and is predicted to be one of the industries in Australia that will experience the most job growth over the next five years by the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations.

Offered through the Faculty of Science and Information Technology, the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) at the University of Newcastle is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) that ensures education and training is conducted to the highest possible standards so that graduates are well equipped, where possible, to safely practice as a registered psychologist.

The University of Newcastle received research rankings equivalent to world-class standard and above in psychology according to Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2012, and we are one of only four institutions in the country to achieve this. Our staff are actively involved in research, which means you will be taught using the latest developments and advancements happening in the real world.

What you will study