Undergraduate - Psychology

Undergraduate - Psychology

Get future ready

Find out how and why people think. Macquarie’s prestigious psychology programs can prepare you for a career in specialist fields or just help you understand how people think. You’ll be taught by academics who are international experts in their field, and whose contributions to mental health, human performance, perception and cognition are improving the lives of people everywhere.

We offer a wide choice of electives to help you specialise in the area that interests you most, while our focus on developing your critical thinking abilities and providing you with hands-on, real-world experience will give you the edge when you graduate.

Applications for 2018 are now open. Find out more below.

Get ahead with hands-on experience

With our state-of-the-art facilities you’ll gain the hands-on experience you need to get ready for your future career in psychology.

You’ll also undertake placements at our on-campus clinics under the supervision of leading mental health specialists. Our Centre for Emotional Health is a world leader in researching the development and management of emotional difficulties, and the one-of-a-kind Simulation Hub allows interdisciplinary research in human performance as well as behavioural issues all in one place.

Through these opportunities and our PACE work placements, you will gain practical experience and build networks to launch your career.

Look forward to an exciting career

Psychology can open more doors than you might imagine possible. 

Your deep understanding of human behaviour learned in the Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) will prepare you for further study in specialist fields such as clinical psychology, clinical neuropsychology, organisational psychology and professional psychology. The Bachelor of Arts – Psychology can also give you an edge in a variety of careers in areas such as human resources, law, education and social work.

For more information on these courses and double-degree options, fill out the form below.

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