You will learn how to apply psychological theories to topics such as thinking and perceiving, motivation, stress, health, criminal activity and group behaviour.
You will also learn how to evaluate and understand tests that measure intellectual, behavioural and emotional states. You will develop interpersonal and communication skills and learn about the principles of counselling and core areas of psychology. You will learn how to help people with personal, health, vocational and social difficulties.
You will have the opportunity to undertake a professional practice placement to enhance your skills.
Honours is available for this degree through an additional year of study at the Gold Coast or Mt Gravatt campus.