Applicants must hold an approved degree or equivalent qualification, other than an Australian accredited degree in psychology, from an approved tertiary institution. They must also meet the subject prerequisites for second-year psychology topics by having completed one of the following within the last seven years:
- Flinders topics PSYC1101 and PSYC1102
- equivalent topics (eg. entry level psychology topics) from another approved tertiary institution
- qualifying topic for the Flinders Bachelor of Psychological Studies (Graduate Entry).
It is also suitable for graduates who have a psychology major that is not accredited in Australia, or for those who completed a psychology major in Australia at least three years ago and who wish to update their psychology qualification.
Conditional Offers are issued to applicants who do not meet the topic pre-requisites, requiring them to successfully complete a Qualifying Topic (QT). This offer is conditional on applicants successfully completing the QT as soon as possible but no later than last day to enrol for the semester in which they wish to commence the course to meet the conditions of their offer. The QT is a web-based course that can be completed off-campus.
Information is available in Qualifying topic information (DOCX). The Qualifying topic enrolment form (DOCX) is also available. Enrolment in the qualifying topic is possible any time.