Graduate Certificate of Psychological Science

Australian College of Applied Psychology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 099624E

Level of study: Graduate Certificates


Strengthen your knowledge of human behaviour

Our Graduate Certificate in Psychological Science gives you deep insight into why we think and act the way we do, with an understanding of the connection between an individual, society and culture.

The degree provides students with psychological knowledge and skills that they will be able to apply to their current and/or future workplaces.

Please note: The Graduate Certificate of Psychological Science is only offered as a pathway program into the Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science.


Expertise in human behaviour forms the foundation of all our courses including our Graduate Certificate in Psychological Science.


Evidence based approaches
The individual, society and culture
Biology, learning and cognition
Professional Issues and Applications


This could be the first step on the path to training and registering as a psychologist in Australia or another career where understanding human behaviour is beneficial.

This course is a pathway to higher education, such as to the Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
29,907 Per Year
Read moreTuition Fee per unit: 3,323
06 Feb 2023
29 May 2023
18 Sep 2023
26 weeks
Full time
Melbourne Campus
123 Lonsdale Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Meet the following criteria:

  • Completion of a Bachelor Degree or higher in any discipline, and

IELTS requirement: Academic IELTS minimum overall band of 6.5 with no individual band below 6.0 completed in the last two years (or equivalent).

Overseas qualifications must be deemed by the Qualifications Recognition Policy Unit to be equivalent to Australian qualifications in order to be considered by ACAP.


Australian College of Applied Psychology
Sydney Campus
255 Elizabeth Street
Sydney New South Wales 2000
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