The Graduate Diploma of Psychology consists of seven units, and will see you undertake the following studies:
On successful completion of this Course students will be able to:
To qualify for the award of GD-PSYADS Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Advanced), students must complete 100 credit points comprising:
An overall course grade (e.g., for level of honours, and entry into higher degree courses) is calculated by averaging the marks for the 7 units, each weighted by their credit point value (i.e., the grade for PSY80136 Thesis C – Empirical Study is weighted double).
Volume of Learning
The Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Advanced) consists of a total of 100 credit points. Units normally carry 12.5 credit points (cps). A standard annual full-time load comprises eight (8) units (100cp), and a standard annual part-time load comprises four (4) units (50cp). The volume of learning of the Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Advanced) is typically 1 year.
Maximum Academic Credit
The maximum level of credit that can be granted for the Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Advanced) is 25 cp (normally two units).