Bachelor of
Science:

Study Planner Information

Year 1 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Prerequisite for major – course required for this major
  • Recommended – other science course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
  • Elective – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science Compulsory
PSYC1020 Introduction to Psychology: Physiological & Cognitive Psychology Prerequisite for major
Elective Elective
Elective Elective
Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
PSYC1030 Introduction to Psychology: Developmental, Social, & Clinical Psychology Prerequisite for major
PSYC1040 Psychological Research Methodology I1 Prerequisite for major
Elective Elective
Elective Elective

1 Students who complete both PSYC1040 and PSYC2010 will be exempt from STAT1201.

Year 2 to 3 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different columns mean?

  • Compulsory – compulsory for the major.
  • Recommended – complements the major.

Choose a study plan

  • Cognitive Neuroscience
    Year 2
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 or 2 PSYC2010 Psychological Res Method II
    PSYC2020 Neuroscience for Psychologists
    PSYC2050 Learning & Cognition
    SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)1

    1 Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.

    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 Choose at least 6 units from:

    [ PSYC3192 Sensory Neuroscience
    PSYC3272 The Neuroscience of Social Behaviour

    -
    2

    ANAT3022 Functional Neuroanatomy (Psych)
    PSYC3042 Psych Res: Interp & Evaluation
    PSYC3052 Judgment & Decision-Making
    PSYC3262 Evolutionary Approach to Human Behaviour ]


    PSYC3020 Principles of Psych Assessment
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  • Developmental Psychology
    Year 2
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 or 2 PSYC2010 Psychological Res Method II
    PSYC2030 Developmental Psychology
    PSYC2040 Social & Org Psychology
    SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)1

    1 Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.

    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 Choose at least 6 units from:

    [ PSYC3122 Attitudes & Social Cognition
    PSYC3282 Developmental Perspectives on the Origins of Human Culture

     
    2

    MUSC3340 Music, Cognition & Development
    PSYC3032 Topics in Social Psychology
    PSYC3042 Psych Res: Interp & Evaluation
    PSYC3142 Intergroup Relations & Group Proc ]


    PSYC3020 Principles of Psych Assessment
     
  • Applied Psychology
    Year 2
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 or 2 PSYC2010 Psychological Res Method II

    Choose at least 4 units from:

    [ PSYC2030 Developmental Psychology
    PSYC2020 Neuroscience for Psychologists
    PSYC2040 Social & Org Psychology
    PSYC2050 Learning & Cognition ]

    SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)1

    1 Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.

    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 Choose at least 6 units from:

    [ PSYC3102 Psychopathology
    PSYC3202 Industrial & Org Psychology

     
    2

    PSYC3000 Adv Sport & Exercise Psych
    PSYC3042 Psych Res: Interp & Evaluation
    PSYC3082 Psychotherapies & Counselling
    PSYC3132 Health Psychology ]


    PSYC3020 Principles of Psych Assessment