Become a registered or endorsed psychologist, Psychology, Macquarie University

Become a registered or endorsed psychologist, Psychology, Macquarie University

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours). Learn more a wide range of scholarships for domestic and international students

The minimum requirement for general registration to practice as a psychologist is an accredited four year degree in psychology plus two years accredited postgraduate education and training. The undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered at Macquarie provide pathways for registration in a variety of areas of psychological practice.

Start with an undergraduate degree

Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

The Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) leads to further postgraduate study or a higher degree research program.

Please note that the continuation of the honours year is subject to meeting honours admission requirements.

Double your prospects with our undergraduate double degrees

Macquarie offers double degrees that combine with the Bachelor of Arts - Psychology so that students can join their interests across two different fields, giving you a richer educational experience and a broad range of complementary skills that enhance your career prospects and flexibility. Internal transfer into the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) is available. Transfer rules apply. View admission to Honours in Psychology

Combine with Duration Domestics students International students

Bachelor of Business Administration
For careers in business related fields

5 years Course details Course details

Bachelor of Commerce
For careers in commerce and business functions

5 years Course details Course details

Bachelor of Human Sciences
For careers in community services, public health and allied health

5 years Course details

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Bachelor of Laws
For careers in law and psychology

6 years Course details Course details

Pursue a postgraduate degree 

Postgraduate coursework degrees Duration Domestic students International students
Master of Professional Psychology **
which leads to registration as a psychologist.

1+1 year #

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Master of Clinical Neuropsychology *
which leads to endorsement as a Clinical Neuropsychologist.

2+2 years++

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Master of Clinical Psychology *
which leads to endorsement as a Clinical Psychologist.

2+2 years++

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Master of Organisational Psychology *
which leads to endorsement as an Organisational Psychologist.

2+2 years++

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# One-year postgraduate study plus one-year external practical experience

++Two years postgraduate study plus two years supervised practice

* This degree is accredited by Australian Psychology Accreditation Council and allows students to progress towards registration as psychologist.

** This degree is accredited with conditions by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council and allows students to progress towards registration as psychologist.

Psychology career and study pathways

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