Psychology

Are you fascinated by the human mind? Discover what motivates us and why people think and act in certain ways. Psychological science investigates the way people think, behave, feel and learn. You will study the processes of the human mind—including personality, intelligence and memory—so that we can better understand ourselves.

Studying psychology develops skills in creativity, analysis and communication. This degree will prepare you for a wide range of people-oriented careers.

  • Ranked no.1 in South Australia for Psychology*
  • Develop practical research skills
  • More than 35 majors to choose from

*QS World University Rankings by Subject, 2020

The balance between academic and social life has been well emphasised by the University, and the engagement of staff with students is incredible. This university is perfect for anyone seeking to achieve a high academic standing in a fun, supportive environment.
  • All our psychology degrees are accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council.
  • Gain an understanding of psychological tests and develop counselling skills from early in first year.
  • Gain an insight into human behaviour and develop knowledge and skills adaptable to any career.

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