You're considered an Australian student if you are any of the following:
Graduate with the knowledge and skills needed to embark on a fulfilling career in psychology.
Through a mix of practical and theoretical learning you will be able to demonstrate advanced problem solving skills, planning, judgement and decision-making – all necessary attributes of a successful practicing psychologist. We are the only university in South Australia to offer a work placement as part of a psychological science degree – depending on your chosen degree, you’ll complete 150 hours of work placement or a research experience as part of your studies, ensuring you graduate career-ready.
12015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)
22015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)
You will be taught by industry professionals and world-class researchers in the field of psychological science1. Our academics have a very practical approach to learning and you’ll work on real projects and get real experience. We’ve also invested millions of dollars in new buildings and facilities, so you’ll use the latest technologies and learn in ultra-modern teaching spaces.
We’re Australia’s youngest university to receive five-stars in research2 and this excellence shines through our teaching. Our people are inspired by challenges and opportunities. We partner with local icons and international industry professionals to focus on real-world projects.
1 2015 Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA)
2 2017 QS Stars Ratings
As a graduate you will be qualified to gain employment in a wide range of areas, including the health and human services sectors; research organisations; and government and non-government organisations. Careers to consider include:
We are a globally connected university and our staff and students come from over 90 countries. We have more than 2,500 industry and professional relationships that support student internships, research and community engagement. Our students have had placements and internships with organisations like:
Hear from Francesco as he shares his experiences studying at UniSA and his journey as a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) student.