Students who satisfactorily complete the Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science will be able to:

  • Demonstrate high-level knowledge of core psychological theory, research skills, and the associated empirical evidence base
  • Synthesise research and theory from major fields in psychology and apply this knowledge to different contexts to resolve complex problems and apply in professional practice
  • Communicate clearly, effectively, and professionally across a range of contexts including oration, writing, the online environment, and in teams
  • Act ethically and professionally while respecting cultural, ethnic, and linguistic diversity
  • Demonstrate self-motivated and self-directed learning principles that facilitate lifelong learning and ongoing professional development