The four year Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) degree was offered for the first time in 1995.  Students enrolled in this program undertake a concentrated study of the discipline of psychology including pre-professional courses at third and fourth year. The degree has proven to be very popular with prospective students and, in each year since its introduction, the score for admission into the program has been exceptionally high.

Official University figures show that the BPsych(Hons) course:

  • has one of the highest demands in the University 
  • very high student progress rates (95% in 2006)
  • very low drop-out rates (5% in 2006)
  • one of the highest rates of student satisfaction, as measured by the Course Evaluation Questionnaire

Course rules and topic information

The University course information page contains course aims, topic information, course rules, and admission requirements for the Bachelor of Psychology (Hons).

Information for prospective students

The University Courses and programs site provides an overview of the course, the admission requirements for both year 12 students and non-school leavers (including most recent TER), career opportunities upon graduation, as well as contacts for further information

How to apply

Applications for admission to the Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) are processed through SATAC. SATAC code: 214321

Information about admission requirements can be obtained from the Admissions Office.

First year enrolment guide

The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) 1st Year Enrolment Guide (PDF 602KB)   can be downloaded here.

You should plan according to the Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) Course Rule.