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Psychology & Mental Health Essentials

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Explore the fascinating psychology behind our brains, bodies and behaviours and learn new ways to improve mental health and wellbeing. Learn directly from Australia’s leading counsellors, psychologists and health coaches. Discover the complex inner wor...

Study Method Online, Virtual
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Mental health counselling +5

Advanced Certificate in Child & Youth Counselling

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

How to change people’s lives for the better. This is a course where you can make a world of difference for children and young people. It’s a fascinating and highly detailed course where you’ll learn about theories of childhood development that include...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Councellor

Psychology, Youth Counselling, and Mental Health Bundle

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Master the skills to transform people’s lives. Learn the theory behind the skills and techniques used to successfully help young people work through their problems and issues with counselling and mental health. This bundle includes the Advanced Certifi...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Counselor +3

Advanced Certificate in Psychology & Counselling

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

This internationally recognised qualification can open so many doors. It will enable you to learn the theory behind the skills and techniques used to successfully help people work through their problems and issues with counselling. This comprehensive A...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Counselor +1

Introduction to Psychology & Counselling

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Take a look at the world with greater understanding! Work towards an Introduction to Counselling & Psychology with The Career Academy’s Introduction to Psychology and Counselling. This is a good foundation for those interested in the main principle...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Counselor +1

Psychology & Counselling Certificate

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Understand positive ways to manage & motivate others. Study counselling psychology to explore effective communication skills and conflict resolution techniques. Learn who works in the therapy and counselling sectors and what constitutes appropriate...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Counselor +1

Introduction to Abnormal Psychology – Mental Disorders

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Become more aware of the world around you! Abnormal psychology is a fascinating topic which covers abnormal mental disorders, a discussion around how normal is defined, and the key criteria that allow a behaviour to be identified as abnormal psychology...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Mental Health Counselor +1

Certificate in Child Psychological Development

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Increase the depth of your understanding. A Certificate in Child Psychological Development is a great way to gather skills and information that could enhance your parenting experience. Discover key terms used in child psychology and examine how parents...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Mental Health Counselor +1

Certificate in Adolescent Psychological Development

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Define yourself and learn to help others! Learn about the world of adolescence psychological development, explore your own growth, and understand the development process of adolescents in your sphere. Use a Certificate in Adolescent Psychology online A...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Mental Health Counselor +1

Graduate Diploma of Psychology (Bridging)

These changes demand new thinking and new approaches to the way psychology is applied and how it is learnt. As well as creating greater career opportunities, these changes are having a positive impact in the field of psychology and alternative human-ce...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes General or clinical psycholo... +14

Criminal Psychology Certificate

Short Course
This is a short course focused on skill based training rather than a nationally accredited certificate or diploma.

Turn a fascination into a field of enquiry. Our Certificate in Criminal Psychology examines the motivations of those who operate outside the boundaries of what is considered socially acceptable. Take a criminal psychology course to explore criminal pro...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Councellor

Graduate Certificate of Psychology

Be empowered to understand, explain and influence human behaviour through your knowledge of psychology. With ECU’s Accelerated Online Graduate Certificate of Psychology, you will build your psychological literacy and gain a foundational understanding o...

Study Method Online
Location Anywhere
Job Outcomes Councellor

Learning Outcomes

A Bachelor of Psychology will equip you with a comprehensive understanding of how people feel, think and act, with a strong focus on theoretical studies, as well as the skill needed for a variety of areas that can benefit from psychological studies such as;

  • Community health
  • Mental health
  • Human resources
  • Policy development
  • Welfare
  • Research
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Counselling

Through core subjects as well as electives in chosen fields, many Bachelor of psychology programs offer a chance to build on a deeper understanding of behaviour and cognition which are major assets to potential employers in areas of marketing, counselling, community services, teaching and counselling.

Many Bachelor of Psychology also offer the ability to major in a specific area, as well as a number of dual qualifications existing in Australia. Some of the more popular areas of study include criminology, behaviour studies and psychological sciences.

How to Become a Psychologist

Currently, to become a registered Psychologist, students must obtain a Master’s or Doctorate degree in Psychology, in a course that is typically accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). After this, further training or study may be required.

While a Bachelor of psychology needs to be accredited in order to become a registered psychologist as well as further training needed, this course can give you a great foundational understanding of the methods, techniques and studies behind psychology which can be built on in furthering your studies.

Career Outcomes

If you want to use the knowledge you gain from a Bachelor of Psychology when you graduate, it can lead you to a multitude of exciting careers. Graduates with a Psychology degree under their belt are highly sought after in school a, community and businesses for their sound knowledge of thought processes and behaviour. Some of the career outcomes on offer include;

  • Counsellor
  • Marketing Manager
  • Social Work
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Rehabilitation Counselling
  • Protective Services

If you wish to pursue your studies and plan on building on the knowledge you gained in a Bachelor of Psychology, then consider undertaking a Master of Psychology. Upon completion of your studies, as well as work place training, this can open a world of possibilities for you. Some of the career outcomes as a registered Psychologist include:

  • Counselling Psychologist
  • Therapist
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Education and Developmental Psychologist