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Social and Psychological Science
Diploma of Social and Psychological Science
Diploma of Social and Psychological Science

Diploma of Social and Psychological Science

  • ID:GC610013
  • Level:1-Year Post-Secondary Certificate
  • Duration:
  • Intake:
  • Type:Full-time

Fees (AUD)

  • Application Fee:$250.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$27,500.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$20,290.00
  • OtherFee/Year:$400.00
  • Application Fee:$250.00
  • TuitionFee/Year:$27,500.00
  • LivingFee/Year:$20,290.00
  • OtherFee/Year:$400.00

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Estimated Total/program:
$48,440.00
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirements:

Upper Secondary Education Graduation Diploma Year 12 with 5.5 average in 4 academic subjects

English language requirements:

  • IELTS 5.5 (with no band below 5.0)
  • TOEFL 525/46
  • PTE Academic 42
  • Cambridge English 162 (with no score below 154

Other requirements: No

Course Information

The Diploma of Social and Psychological Science will provide you with the foundational knowledge and skills for further study in the areas of psychology, counselling, human services and social work. You will develop an understanding of key theories of social and psychological science, and structures of human services within their broader historical, socio-cultural, political and economic contexts.

You will benefit from additional workshops designed to develop the critical and reflective thinking skills important to understanding the complexities of human cognition and behaviour, interpersonal relationships and social systems in contemporary society.

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Pre Courses

If you do not meet the English language requirements you can undertake an English intensive course at Griffith English Language Institute (GELI) prior to commencing your Griffith College program.

The Direct Entry Program is your pathway to a Griffith University degree or Griffith College diploma. Build your English skills in reading, writing, listening and speaking, and at higher levels, practise academic skills. You won’t need to submit an English test score if you complete this program at the English level needed for your chosen degree or diploma.

Duration: The number of weeks you undertake study depends on your current English language proficiency

Start dates:  With classes starting every five weeks, you can choose to start your English classes when it suits you best.

Tuition fee: Tuition fees for the Direct Entry Program will vary depending on the number of weeks you are enrolled.

  • Up to 25 weeks: AUD$450 per week
  • 26+ weeks: 2020 fees: AUD$420 per week
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Pathway Courses

Pathway to Griffith University

Griffith University campus

Credit granted

GPA requirement for progression

Bachelor of Child and Family Studies

Gold Coast, Logan

 

80 CP

 

4.0

Bachelor of Counselling

Mt Gravatt, Gold Coast

80 CP

4.0

Bachelor of Human Services

Gold Coast, Logan

80 CP

4.0

Bachelor of Psychological Science

Mt Gravatt, Gold Coast

80 CP

4.0

Bachelor of Social Work

Gold Coast, Logan

80 CP

4.0

 

 

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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

Welfare officer, community planning and development, social worker, child safety officer, youth worker, correctional services officer, counsellor

Ability to settle

Overseas Student Health Cover

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