Psychology courses and degrees

Psychology is more than an understanding of the mind, it requires you to provide strategies to help make people healthy.

Our psychology courses give you the skills you need to understand, predict, and explain human behaviour. They’ll prepare you to make lives better.

You’ll also be able to gain APAC accreditation upon graduating with a psychology degree from Swinburne.

Whether you move into clinical practice, counseling, HR or another industry, society will always need people who understand people. An insight into the human mind will give you an advantage in your career and beyond.

Why study with us?

The largest psychology clinic in Australia*

 Healthcare industry will grow 14.9% over the next five years#

#1 in Victoria for graduate starting salary^

Study Psychology at Swinburne

Real-world experiences

Discover how Swinburne graduates Kerry and Deborah made the most of opportunities to gain work experience before completing their degrees. Now, they’re both making a difference in the world by taking their studies in psychology in two different directions.

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  • HANDS ON EXPERIENCE

    Swinburne Psychology Clinic

    Swinburne Psychology Clinic is the largest university psychology clinic in Australia. The clinic allows students undertaking postgraduate studies in clinical or counselling psychology to gain valuable experience, training and clinical skills needed to work independently.

Where can a psychology course take you?

There are many pathways you can take when you study a psychology course. Here's what's involved for one popular career option, how to become a professional psychologist.

*Swinburne Psychology Clinic

#Department of Jobs and Small Business-Industry Projections Science

^$5,100 more than the national average. Good Universities Guide 2020

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