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Search for courses in New South Wales (NSW) accredited by APAC:

NOTE: The education providers are listed by their state of origin. For courses which may be offered at least partly in online/external mode, please view the courses under each Australian state and look for suffix "1"
next to the course name. 
Contact the education provider direct for further details.

3-Year sequence of study

a) APAC-accredited three year psychology sequences

Higher education provider Course
Australian Catholic University
http://www.acu.edu.au/
- Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
- Bachelor of Psychological Science
- Bachelor of Psychological Science/Bachelor of Laws   
Australian College of Applied Psychology
http://www.acap.edu.au/
- Bachelor of Psychological Science  ¹
Charles Sturt University
www.csu.edu.au

- Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)¹ ² 
[Conditions apply to Port Macquarie campus only]

- Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)/Bachelor of Business (with specialisations)¹ 

La Trobe University
http://www.latrobe.edu.au/aw/
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Albury/Wodonga Campus)
Macquarie University
www.mq.edu.au
- Bachelor of Arts Psychology
- Bachelor of Science Psychology
- Bachelor of Arts - Psychology with Bachelor of Human Sciences
- Bachelor of Arts Psychology with the degree of Bachelor of Education (Primary)
- Bachelor of Arts Psychology with the degree of Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Arts Psychology with the degree of Bachelor of Laws with Honours
- Bachelor of Business Administration with the degree of Bachelor of Arts Psychology
- Bachelor of Commerce with the degree of Bachelor of Arts Psychology
Southern Cross University
www.scu.edu.au

- Bachelor of Psychological Science¹
- Bachelor of Psychological Science/Bachelor of Laws

University of Newcastle
www.newcastle.edu.au
- Bachelor of Psychological Science
University of New England
www.une.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts¹ 
- Bachelor of Arts (Avondale College)¹
- Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Business¹
- Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Laws¹
- Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science¹
- Bachelor of Audiometry ¹
- Bachelor of Science¹ 
- Bachelor of Science (Avondale College)¹
- Bachelor of Social Science¹ 
- Bachelor of Psychological Science¹ 

University of New South Wales
www.unsw.edu.au

- Bachelor of Psychological Science
- Bachelor of Science
- Bachelor of Science and Business
- Bachelor of Science (International) 
- Bachelor of Life Sciences  

University of Sydney
www.usyd.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts
- Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies)
- Bachelor of Health Sciences
- Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science
- Bachelor of Medical Science
- Bachelor of Science
- Bachelor of Science (Advanced)

Western Sydney University
www.westernsydney.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
- Bachelor of Psychological Studies
- Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

University of Wollongong
www.uow.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts (Psychology)
- Bachelor of Psychological Science
- Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

b) APAC-accredited three year bridging psychology sequences (completion of any undergraduate bachelors degree or higher required for eligibility, 12-18 months in duration)

Higher education provider Course
Australian College of Applied Psychology
http://www.acap.edu.au/
- Graduate Diploma of Psychological Science¹ 
Charles Sturt University
www.csu.edu.au
- Graduate Diploma of Psychology¹ 
University of New England
www.une.edu.au
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology¹ 
University of Sydney
www.usyd.edu.au
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology
Western Sydney University
www.westernsydney.edu.au
- Graduate Diploma of Psychological Studies

4th Year Courses

APAC-accredited fourth year of psychology (completion of three year sequence required for eligibility):

Higher education provider Course
Australian Catholic University
http://www.acu.edu.au/
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology
Australian College of Applied Psychology
http://www.acap.edu.au/
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
- Graduate Diploma of Psychology
Charles Sturt University
www.csu.edu.au

- Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology) (Honours)²
[Conditions apply to Port Macquarie campus only]

- Postgraduate Diploma of Psychology¹

Southern Cross University
www.scu.edu.au
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
University of Newcastle
www.newcastle.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
- Bachelor of Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Social Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology

University of New England
www.une.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts with Honours (Psychology) ¹
- Bachelor of Science with Honours (Psychology) ¹ 
- Bachelor of Social Science with Honours (Psychology)¹ 
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology (Advanced)

University of New South Wales
www.unsw.edu.au
- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

University of Sydney
www.usyd.edu.au

- Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
- Bachelor of Commerce (Liberal Studies) (Honours)
- Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Medical Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Science (Honours)
- Bachelor of Science (Advanced) (Honours)

Western Sydney University
www.westernsydney.edu.au
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Psychology
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology
University of Wollongong
www.uow.edu.au

- Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)
- Graduate Diploma in Psychology

4-Year sequence of study

a) APAC-accredited four year sequence of psychology (includes three year sequence plus fourth year of psychology):

Higher education provider Course
Charles Sturt University
www.csu.edu.au

- Bachelor of Psychology¹
- *Bachelor of Psychology (Pass)¹ ²
- *Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)¹ ²
[Conditions apply to Port Macquarie campus only]

Macquarie University
www.mq.edu.au
- Bachelor of Business Administration with the degree of Bachelor of Psychology Honours  
- Bachelor of Commerce with the degree of Bachelor of Psychology Honours
- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)with the degree of Bachelor of Human Sciences  
- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with the degree of Bachelor of Laws
- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) with the degree of Bachelor of Laws with Honours
University of New England
www.une.edu.au
- Bachelor of Psychology with Honours¹ 
University of New South Wales
www.unsw.edu.au

- Bachelor of Psychology
- Bachelor of Science (Advanced)

University of Sydney
www.usyd.edu.au

- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
Western Sydney University
www.westernsydney.edu.au
- Bachelor of Psychology
- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
University of Wollongong
www.uow.edu.au
- Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)

b) APAC-accredited four year bridging programs (includes three year bridging sequence plus fourth year of psychology, completion of any undergraduate bachelors degree or higher required for eligibility, 24-30 months in duration):

None available in New South Wales. Check other states for online options.

Postgraduate Courses  

5th Year Courses

APAC-accredited fifth year of psychology (needs to be followed by one year of supervised practice to become a registered General Psychologist):  

Higher education provider Course
Australian College of Applied Psychology
http://www.acap.edu.au/
- Graduate Diploma of Professional Psychology
Charles Sturt University
www.csu.edu.au
- Master of Professional Psychology¹ ²    

Macquarie University
www.mq.edu.au

- Master of Professional Psychology ²  
University of New England
www.une.edu.au
- Master of Professional Psychology¹ ²   

University of Wollongong
http://www.uow.edu.au

- Master of Professional Psychology ²  

Western Sydney University
www.westernsydney.edu.au
- Master of Professional Psychology ² 

APAC-accredited fifth and sixth (plus) years of psychology (including 1-2 areas of practice endorsement):

Higher education provider Course
Australian Catholic University
http://www.acu.edu.au/
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)  ²
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)/PhD  ²
Australian College of Applied Psychology
http://www.acap.edu.au/
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)
Charles Sturt University
www.csu.edu.au
- Master of Clinical Psychology¹
Macquarie University
www.mq.edu.au
- Master of Clinical Psychology
- Master of Clinical Neuropsychology 
- Master of Organisational Psychology
- PhD/Master of Clinical Psychology
- PhD/Master of Clinical Neuropsychology
- PhD/Master of Organisational Psychology
University of Newcastle
www.newcastle.edu.au
- Master of Clinical Psychology²
- Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology)²
University of New England
www.une.edu.au
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical Psychology)
University of New South Wales
www.unsw.edu.au
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)
- Master of Psychology (Forensic)
- Master of Psychology (Organisational)
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)/Doctor of Philosophy
- Master of Psychology (Forensic)/Doctor of Philosophy
- Master of Psychology (Organisational)/Doctor of Philosophy
University of Sydney
www.usyd.edu.au
- Master of Clinical Psychology
- Master of Clinical Psychology & Doctor of Philosophy²

University of Technology, Sydney
http://www.uts.edu.au/
- Master of Clinical Psychology

Western Sydney University
www.westernsydney.edu.au

- Master of Clinical Psychology
- PhD/Master of Clinical Psychology

University of Wollongong
www.uow.edu.au
- Master of Psychology (Clinical)
- Doctor of Philosophy (Clinical)

APAC Accredited Graduate Bridging Courses 

APAC-accredited psychology programs that provide another area of practice endorsement for individuals that have already completed a fifth and sixth (plus) psychology program:

None available in New South Wales.

 

¹ This course may be offered in external mode. Please contact the institution directly for further information.

² This course has Accreditation with Conditions. Please contact the institution directly for further information.

 

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