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Equips students with skills in analysing, researching and explaining interactions between people and their environment.

The course is ideal for students with a humanities background who are interested in a career in psychology and related areas such as children studies, youth work, human services and justice.

Course structure

Students will be required to complete the Core unit set. This will be supported by selection of a supplementary program, comprising of: a Double Major; or a Major plus a Minor/elective units; or a Minor plus elective units. The Major and Minor need to be from an Arts/Humanitarian field. Generally, units in this course should be completed in year sequence (e.g. all first-year units should be completed before proceeding to second-year units).

Psychology and Youth Work Double Major

Provides students with a strong psychological focus and equips them to work in the youth and community sectors.

It prepares students to work as autonomous youth work professionals with the ability to draw on psychological and sociological theoretical perspectives in their work.

Learning Outcomes

  • Apply and evaluate sustainability principles in problem solving relating to the psychology of human behaviour.
  • Communicate ethically both inter-personally and in group contexts to a range of diverse audiences through a variety of formats including expression in research reports and proposals, online and through portfolio, interviewing, and written, oral and listening skills.
  • Critically evaluate the rigor of theoretical and methodological approaches when deciding on, initiating, planning, designing and conducting research that address psychological research problems in professional contexts.
  • Demonstrate a broad and coherent knowledge of the history and philosophy of psychology as a scientific pursuit of topics and theories for understanding personal, social, cultural including indigenous, organizational, and global human behaviours.
  • Demonstrate a capacity for independent learning to sustain personal and professional development in the changing world of psychology.
  • Generate, apply and evaluate basic research methods to address psychological problems, including research design, data analysis and interpretation, including the appropriate use of technologies.
  • Integrate theoretical and technical knowledge of the major concepts, theoretical perspectives, empirical findings and historical trends in the core topics of psychology to delineate psychology as a scientific discipline and describe its major objectives.
  • Recognize how prejudicial attitudes that exist in the reasoning of oneself and others can lead to discrimination and inequity.
  • Reflect on the complexity of sociocultural and international diversity and other values that are the underpinning of psychology as a discipline.
  • Review, analyze and synthesize psychological knowledge by engaging in both critical thinking and skeptical inquiry to solve problems related to human behaviour at a personal, social, cultural, organizational, and global level.

Work Experience Requirement

Students are required to complete a year-long professional placement in their second year of study.

Possible future job titles

Youth Worker, Government Policy Adviser

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School of Arts and Humanities

CRICOS

003733E

Pilihan kuliah

Purna Waktu (3 tahun)

Biaya kuliah
A$32.300,00 (Rp 317.359.021) per tahun
Tanggal mulai

29 Juli 2019, 24 Februari 2020

Tempat

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Joondalup Campus,

270 Joondalup Drive,

JOONDALUP,

Western Australia,

6027, PERTH, Australia

Online/Jarak jauh (FULL TIME - 3 YEARS; PART TIME - 6 YEARS)

Biaya kuliah
A$32.300,00 (Rp 317.359.021) per tahun
Tanggal mulai

29 Juli 2019, 24 Februari 2020

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Amerika Serikat

Applicants must have obtained minimum of 24 points (minimum of 28 points for Law) consisting of aggregate from 3 higher level and 3 subsidiary level. Minimum grade 3 at higher level for an English subject, or minimum grade of 4 at standard level for an English subject. English Language Requirements accepted: Academic IELTS: An overall band score of 6.0, with no individual band less than 6.0; TOEFL: Minimum score of 550, including Test of Written English of 5 or better; TOEFL iBT: Minimum score of 70, with no individual score less than 17; PTE Academic: PTE Academic 52, with no scores less than 50 for courses with a current requirement; University of Cambridge [Cambridge English: Advanced]: Pre-2015: A score between 52 - 57 with no less than 'Borderline' in any element of the test. Post-2015: An overall score of 169, with no individual band less than 169; or a minimum TOEFL score of 550 including TWE of 5.

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

Minimum requirements for secondary school results can change, depending on the country where you completed secondary study.

English Minimum Requirements

Academic IELTS: An overall band score of 6.0, with no individual band less than 6.0

TOEFL: Minimum score of 550, including Test of Written English of 5 or better

TOEFL iBT: Minimum score of 70, with no individual score less than 17

GCE O Level: Grade C or better

WAUFP: 50% plus pass in ELACS

International Baccalaureate Diploma: Minimum grade 3 at higher level for an English subject, or minimum grade of 4 at standard level for an English subject

Pearson Test of English (PTE): PTE Academic 52, with no scores less than 50 for courses with a current requirement of Academic IELTS 6.0

University of Cambridge [Cambridge English: Advanced]: Post-2015: An overall score of 169, with no individual band less than 169.

Edexcel International GCSE: English Language A, English Language B, or English Literature - Grade C or above; English as a Second Language (ESL) - Grade B or above.

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ECU adalah salah satu dari 150 universitas di bawah 50 tahun terbaik menurut peringkat Times Higher Education Young University Rankings, 2018.

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