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FLINDERS UNIVERSITY - PSYCHOLOGY 2021-2022
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PSYCHOLOGY
               Psychology
FLINDERS UNIVERSITY - PSYCHOLOGY 2021-2022
TOP 2%
                                                                                                                                                                     UNIVERSITY
                                                                                                                                                                     WORLDWIDE  *
                                                                                                                                                                     NO.1 IN SA

    STUDY

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          * THE World University Rankings 2020 as a percentage of the total number of universities in the world according to the International Association of Universities
                                                                                                                                                                     for teaching quality, student support,
                                                                                                                                                                     and starting salary**

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        *** Staff and student numbers are preliminary figures based on data collected 16 December 2020 and subject to change.
                                                                                                                                                                     More than 500 undergraduate,
                                                                                                                                                                     postgraduate and research degrees
                                                                                                                                                                     Over 25,000 students supported by
    AT FLINDERS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ** The Good Universities Guide 2020 (undergraduate), public SA-founded universities only
                                                                                                                                                                     2,600 staff***
    In an era of disruptive change, Flinders University is growing its                                                                                               New Venture Institute Top Challenger:
    international reputation as a world leader in research, an innovator                                                                                             Asia-Pacific UBI Global World Ranking Report 19/20
    in contemporary education and a source of enterprising graduates
    equipped to change the world.                                                                                                                                    Over 550 scholarships, worth $2.2m in total
    Flinders University acknowledges the Traditional Owners on lands in which its campuses and centres are located and Honours Elders past and present. These are
    the traditional lands of the Arrernte, Barngarla, Boandik, Dagoman, Erawirung, Gunditjmara, Jawoyn, Kaurna, Larrakia, Nauo, Ngadjuri, Ngarrindjeri, Peramangk,
    Ramindjeri, Wardaman, Warumungu and Yolngu peoples, spanning across South Australia, Northern Territory and Victoria.

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FLINDERS
                                                                                            EXPERIENCE A UNIVERSITY LIKE NO OTHER
    AT FLINDERS IT’S                                                                        Our geographic footprint stretches from the top of the Northern Territory

    ALL
                                                                                                                                                                                  VILLAGE
                                                                                            through to South Australia and regional Victoria. Internationally, joint
                                                                                            courses are delivered with leading universities in China, Hong Kong,
                                                                                            Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia. Our main campus at Bedford Park is
                                                                                            an environment that fosters creativity. Sitting in stunning natural surrounds,
                                                                                            it boasts spectacular views to the city and coast and features an award-
                                                                                            winning, state-of-the-art student hub that fosters interactive learning in a
                                                                                            digitally enabled environment.

                                                                                            JOIN A GLOBAL COMMUNITY

    ABOUT
                                                                                            Flinders University graduates are enterprising, innovative and curious
                                                                                            thought leaders in over 120 countries around the world. When you graduate
                                                                                            from Flinders, you’ll not only join over 106,000 graduates from an amazing
                                                                                            variety of fields, you’ll graduate from SA’s No. 1 university for starting
                                                                                            salary.**
                                                                                            ** The Good Universities Guide 2020 (undergraduate), public SA-founded universities
                                                                                            only

    YOU
                                                                                            GAIN REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE
                                                                                            Flinders’ Work Integrated Learning (WIL) enables you to gain work
                                                                                            experience while you study. You’ll have the opportunity to gain real-world
                                                                                            experience through placements, practicums, field studies and simulated
                                                                                            workplace settings and assessment activities. Flinders aims to provide
                                                                                            each and every student with access to a WIL opportunity during their
                                                                                            studies.

                                                                                            THINK BIG. MAKE AN IMPACT. DESIGN YOUR FUTURE.
                                                                                            Careers are evolving and the workplace of the future will look very different
    CHOOSE YOUR DEGREE                                                                      from today. Powered by Flinders’ New Venture Institute, our suite of innovation
    From medicine to business, science or arts offerings, Flinders University               and enterprise electives and courses will help you to develop the ‘personal
    offers more than 500 undergraduate, postgraduate and research degrees                   enterprise skills’ that employers are looking for, and equip you with the ability
    taught by global and national experts focused on the experience and                     to adapt to whatever life throws at you, personally and professionally. No
    outcomes of their students.                                                             matter what you choose to study at Flinders, you can embed an innovation
                                                                                            and enterprise elective into your degree.

    BE TAUGHT BY LEADERS
    At Flinders, you’ll be taught by teachers who are leaders in their fields. They         TAKE YOUR STUDIES OVERSEAS
    are plugged into industry trends and connected to professional networks.                Why wait until you graduate to explore the world? Flinders’ Learn Without
    Your future career will take practical shape from the very beginning of your            Borders could see you studying overseas, gaining a unique perspective
    studies as we guide you from the classroom to the workplace through                     and immersing yourself in a different culture, language and lifestyle.
    inspired teaching, practical placements, internships, field education and
    industry projects.                                                                      “My exchange was honestly one of the most amazing and rewarding
                                                                                            six months of my life. The friends I made and the things I saw and
    BENEFIT FROM WORLD-CLASS RESEARCH                                                       experienced will stick with me for the rest of my life.”
    Flinders University’s research strengths include biomedical and clinical
    sciences, culture, policy and society, health and medicine, mental health and           Rebekah Jones

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             $1.5 billion development
    human behaviour, molecular science and technology, defence, engineering,
    water and environment. With 90% of Flinders’ research rated world-
                                                                                            Canada
    standard or above,* your studies will be supported by the up-to-the-minute
    knowledge of highly skilled researchers and lecturers.                                  EXPLORE FLINDERS SCHOLARSHIPS
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Community-centred
    * Excellence in Research for Australia 2018 (Flinders rating 89.7% rounded up to 90%)   Flinders offers a generous range of scholarships for students in
                                                                                            undergraduate courses. With over 550 available scholarships, including
                                                                                                                                                                                  Centred around the new Flinders Train Station and directly connecting
    GET THE SUPPORT YOU NEED                                                                scholarships to students from low socio-economic backgrounds, students
                                                                                                                                                                                  the University’s main campus to its Tonsley Innovation District and the

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             student living
                                                                                            from rural and regional areas and Indigenous students, you may be eligible
    Flinders is SA’s No.1 university for student support.** From campus                                                                                                           Adelaide city centre, the $1.5 billion Flinders Village development will
                                                                                            for support that will help you achieve your goals at university.
    facilities to financial support, mental health and wellbeing resources and                                                                                                    create a campus environment which merges university life with the
    services, student grants, counselling services (including careers and                   “The Wyndham Richardson Scholarship Fund has been invaluable to                       wider community.
    financial) and many social opportunities, we offer a range of services to                                                                                                     Flinders Village will feature student accommodation, an advanced
    ensure your study experience is everything you want it to be. Find out more
    about student support on page 40.
                                                                                            reduce the financial pressure during studies, especially now that I am
                                                                                            in the later years of my degree.”
                                                                                                                                                                                  health research facility, transitional health accommodation, a hotel
                                                                                                                                                                                  and amenities such as retail facilities that benefit students, staff and
                                                                                                                                                                                  the community.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Flinders Station links
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Bedford Park to Tonsley
    ** The Good Universities Guide 2020 (undergraduate), public SA-founded universities
    only                                                                                    Ryan Rowston, Bachelor of Computer Science
                                                                                            Wyndham Richardson Scholarship Fund recipient

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and the city

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UNLOCK HUMAN
                                           POTENTIAL
                                           STUDY PSYCHOLOGY AT FLINDERS
                                           Psychology is the science of the mind and the study of human
                                           behaviour. You could begin a rewarding career that has a positive
                                           impact on the people around you.

                                                                                                No. 1 in SA
                                           BUILD A CAREER SOLVING HUMAN
                                           PROBLEMS
                                           Worldwide, there is a growing awareness of
                                           our need to understand human psychology and
                                           mental health. The pressures of 21st century         in Psychology for full-time
                                           living are driving a need for graduates who can
                                           assess, advise and help solve some of the human
                                                                                                employment, median salary and
                                           problems that affect how we live and function.       overall educational experience
                                           From working with autism and sleep disorders         The Good Universities Guide 2021 (undergraduate),
                                           to conducting research on social justice or          public SA-founded universities only
                                           industrial relations, the field of psychology is
                                           wide, and skilled graduates are in high demand.

                                           A REWARDING CAREER
                                           Psychology is a large occupation, currently
                                           employing over 28,000 people. In Australia,
                                           it is expected there will be around 24,000 job
                                           openings over the next five years from workers
                                           leaving and new jobs being created.* Apply your
                                           skills across a range of careers and professions,
                                           including community services, human resources
                                           management, marketing, policy development and
                                           teaching, and combined with further professional
                                           training, you can become a practising
                                           psychologist.
                                           *Job Outlook 2018

                                           STUDY FOR SUCCESS
                                           Flinders is highly rated in undergraduate
                                           psychology for education experience, teaching
                                           quality, learning resources and student support.**
                                           With a Flinders Psychology degree, you’ll
                                           gain essential knowledge and skills required
                                           for further study to practise as a registered
                                           psychologist. By studying at Flinders, you are
                                           eligible to apply for admission to the Flinders
                                           University Honours program in psychology, as
                                           well as other nationally accredited psychology
                                           Honours programs, which can lead to further
                                           postgraduate study opportunities (eg. PhD) and/
                                           or training to become a registered psychologist.
                                           ** QILT Student Experience Survey 2018

    STUDY THE MIND AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE

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Bachelor of Behavioural Science                                                                                                                                          Bachelor of Psychological Studies
    Bachelor of Arts                                                                      (Psychology)                                                                        Bachelor of Psychological Science                                                    (Graduate Entry)
    Build a career around ideas that shape the world we live in.                          Understand how people think, feel and act.                                          Build a people-focused career.                                                       Expand your career opportunities with a degree
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in psychology.
    Develop a range of transferable skills that are highly valued in a wide range         Combine a psychology major with a second major in a range of disciplines            Undertake an extensive range of key subjects and a pathway that could lead you
    of jobs and industries. You’ll learn how to investigate and analyse ideas,            concerned with human behaviour and development. Besides having access to            to a career practising psychology. This degree covers fields such as personality;    A nationally accredited psychology major is available to students who
    communicate your findings and build your knowledge base in a variety of areas.        a broad range of major sequences, you’ll participate in a mentoring program,        emotion; development; social, cultural and biological influences; and mental         have already completed a degree in any discipline, with the Bachelor
    Studying a BA will also give you the chance to gain first-hand experience of          have access to expert lecturers, and can apply for a one-year Honours at the        health. Besides having access to a broad range of electives, you’ll participate in   of Psychological Studies (Graduate Entry). This degree will enhance your
    how to apply what you learn through practical topics, placements and internship       end of the three years provided you achieve a sufficiently high standard. You’ll    a mentoring program, have access to expert lecturers, and can apply for a one-       understanding of human behaviour to pursue further studies in psychology. You
    opportunities.                                                                        graduate for work in a variety of settings or continue on with further study.       year Honours at the end of the three years provided you achieve a sufficiently       could begin your career in areas such as youth work, advertising and marketing,
                                                                                                                                                                              high standard.                                                                       policy and research, consumer research, industrial relations, human resources,
    Bachelor of Arts                               • You can build a degree that          Bachelor of Behavioural Science              • Connect your study of human
                                                     suits your interests and career      (Psychology)                                   behaviour with topics such as        Bachelor of Psychological                    • Develop essential knowledge           program coordination and welfare.
     3   PT
                                                     aspirations.                          3   PT                                        biology, criminology, health,        Science                                        and skills required for further       Bachelor of Psychological                    • This degree prepares you for
    PREREQUISITES                         None
                                                   • Select one or two majors from                                                       disability, management,               3   PT                                        study to practise as a registered     Studies (Graduate Entry)                       Honours in psychology and
    ASSUMED                               None                                            PREREQUISITES                        None
    KNOWLEDGE                                      	25 disciplines and a minor from                                                     philosophy and artificial                                                           psychologist.                                                                        subsequent higher degree
                                                                                          ASSUMED                              None                                           PREREQUISITES                        None                                             1   PT
    SATAC C ODE                        214031        30 disciplines.                      KNOWLEDGE                                      intelligence.                                                                     • You’ll gain skills and knowledge                                                     studies towards registration
                                                                                                                                                                              ASSUMED                              None                                            SATAC C ODE                       2BG008
    2021 M INI M UM                     60.00                                             SATAC C ODE                        214051    • You’ll study core areas such         KNOWLEDGE                                      for other professions where                                                          as a psychologist.
    SELECTION R ANK                                • You’ll be able to choose from
                                                                                          2021 M INI M UM                     70.00      as child development, ageing,        SATAC C ODE                        224651      psychology is beneficial such as      See inside back pages for more information
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • You’ll gain a grounding in theory
    GUARANTEED ENTRY                     70.00       majors unique to SA universities,    SELECTION R ANK                                                                                                                                                          on your admission pathways, opportunities
                                                                                                                                         emotions, interpersonal              2021 M INI MUM                      70.00      government, social and community                                                     and practice in core areas of
    SELECTION R ANK                                  including drama, law and society,    GUARANTEED ENTRY                    80.00                                           SELECTION R ANK                                                                      to enhance your degree and how to apply.
    TAFELINK                    Cert IV or above                                                                                         relationships, mental health, and                                                   work, and statistics.                                                                basic and applied psychology.
                                                     archaeology, and innovation and      SELECTION R ANK                                                                     GUAR ANTEED ENTRY                   80.00
    ADJUSTMENT                               Yes                                          TAFELINK                  Diploma or above     human learning and memory.                                                        • Enhance your career opportunities
                                                     enterprise.                                                                                                              SELECTION R ANK                                                                                                                   • You can apply for a one-year
    FACTORS                                                                                                                            • Gain comprehensive knowledge
                                                                                          ADJUSTMENT                             Yes                                          TAFELINK                  Diploma or above     by combining your psychology                                                         Honours at the end of the three
                                                   • Your studies will help you develop   FACTORS
                                                                                                                                         of the field including the current   ADJUSTMENT                             Yes     degree with an area that suits your                                                  years provided you achieve a
    Bachelor of Arts (Psychological                  as a thinker, researcher and                                                                                             FACTORS
                                                                                          See inside back pages for more information     assessment tests, measurements                                                      interests.                                                                           sufficiently high standard.
    Science Pathway)                                 communicator.                        on your admission pathways, opportunities      and techniques used by practising    See inside back pages for more information   • Learn from internationally
                                                   • There are opportunities to take      to enhance your degree and how to apply.                                            on your admission pathways, opportunities                                                                                         • You’ll undertake practical
     1   PT                                                                                                                              psychologists.                                                                      renowned researchers on core
                                                     your studies overseas with a                                                                                             to enhance your degree and how to apply.                                                                                            experience that prepares you
    PREREQUISITES                         None                                                                                         • You’ll graduate with essential                                                      topics like brain function, autism,                                                  for the workforce and develop
                                                     student exchange program.                                                           knowledge and skills required                                                       trauma, social justice, sleep
    ASSUMED                               None                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the skills to critically evaluate
    KNOWLEDGE                                                                                                                            for further study to practise as                                                    disorders, learning and memory,                                                      psychological literature and to
                                                   PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR
    SATAC C ODE                        234161                                                                                            a registered psychologist.                                                          and eating disorders.                                                                apply psychology knowledge
    2021 M INI M UM                     60.00      Psychology is the study of human                                                    • This degree is accredited by                                                      • This degree is accredited by
    SELECTION R ANK                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               to real-world problems.
                                                   behaviour and experience,                                                             the Australian Psychology                                                           the Australian Psychology
    GUAR ANTEED ENTRY                    70.00
                                                   including how we learn and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • The degree provides the
    SELECTION R ANK                                                                                                                      Accreditation Council.                                                              Accreditation Council.                                                               equivalent of a major in
    TAFELINK                    Cert IV or above   develop, personality and self
                                                   esteem, thinking processes and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 psychology for those who hold
    ADJUSTMENT                               Yes                                                                                       CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
    FACTORS                                        psychological problems                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         a degree in another discipline.
                                                                                                                                       Your degree is the first step                                                       Your degree is the first step
    See inside back pages for more information                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • This degree is accredited by
                                                                                                                                       towards a range of employment                                                       towards a range of employment
    on your admission pathways, opportunities      CAREER OPPORTUNITIES                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the Australian Psychology
    to enhance your degree and how to apply.                                                                                           opportunities, including:                                                           opportunities, including:
                                                   Your degree will give you a range                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Accreditation Council.
                                                                                                                                       • community rehabilitation worker                                                   • graduate resource worker
                                                   of employment opportunities,
                                                                                                                                       • disability employment consultant                                                  • youth worker                                                                       CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                   including:
                                                                                                                                       • graduate HR consultant                                                            • employment consultant                                                              Your degree is the first step
                                                   • graduate policy officer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    towards a range of employment
                                                                                                                                       • research assistant                                                                • graduate market researcher
                                                   • editorial assistant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        opportunities, including:
                                                                                                                                       • transition worker.                                                                • human resources consultant.
                                                   • communications and campaigns                                                                                                                                                                                                                               • program coordinator
                                                                                                                                       To register as a practising                                                         To register as a practising
                                                     assistant                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • market researcher
                                                                                                                                       psychologist in Australia, you must                                                 psychologist in Australia, you must
                                                   • assistant advocacy officer                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • consumer behaviour analyst
                                                                                                                                       complete an Honours program in                                                      complete an Honours program in
                                                   • employment consultant.                                                            psychology and either two further                                                   psychology and either two further                                                    • youth worker
                                                                                                                                       years of supervised experience or                                                   years of supervised experience or                                                    • human resources consultant.
                                                   Potential employers include:
                                                                                                                                       an approved qualification such as a                                                 an approved qualification such as a
                                                   •   government departments                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   To register as a practising
                                                                                                                                       Master of Psychology (Clinical).                                                    Master of Psychology (Clinical).
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                psychologist in Australia, you must
                                                   •   community arts centres
                                                                                                                                       Potential employers include:                                                                                                                                             complete an Honours program in
                                                   •   education/higher education                                                                                                                                          Potential employers include:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                psychology and either two further
                                                   •   media                                                                           • Mind Australia                                                                    • Australian Bureau of Statistics
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                years of supervised experience or
                                                   •   marketing organisations.                                                        • Status Employment                                                                 • Department for Communities and                                                     an approved qualification such as
                                                                                                                                       • Hutt Street Centre                                                                  Social Inclusion                                                                   a Master of Psychology (Clinical).
                                                                                                                                       • Anglicare                                                                         • Department of Human Services
                                                                                                                                       • Salvation Army.                                                                   • Families SA                                                                        Potential employers include:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Accenture.                                                                         • community health providers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • consulting firms
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • government agencies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • hospitals
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • market research companies
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • research centres
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                • rehabilitation facilities.

         NUMBER OF YEARS
         FULL-TIME            PT PART-TIME
                                 AVAILABLE              DEFERRABLE
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Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)                                                                                                 “Studying Psychology at Flinders has been one of the
                                                                                                                                      best decisions I have ever made. From the friends you
     Start a career focused on the science of the mind.                                                                               make in tutorials, to the lecturers and academics who
                                                                                                                                      guide you through your journey, I have received nothing
     Follow your passions in this degree and graduate career ready with high-level
     training in professional, practical and academic areas. With excellent facilities,
                                                                                                                                      but unconditional support from everybody I have met
     including up to 20 research laboratories and unique placement opportunities,                                                     at Flinders. Flinders is definitely the best choice for
     this degree will prepare you for work in clinical, educational, organisational or                                                anybody interested in pursuing a career in psychology.”
     academic settings.
                                                                                                                                      Ksenia Zinoviev
     Bachelor of Psychology                       • Pursue the pathway to become
     (Honours)                                      a registered psychologist – this                                                  Bachelor of Psychology (Honours)
      4   PT                                        degree prepares you with the
                                                    Honours-level training required for
     PREREQUISITES                        None
                                                    progression towards registration.
     ASSUMED                              None
     KNOWLEDGE                                    • Study in applied, social, clinical,
     SATAC C ODE                        214321      neurological and developmental
     2021 M INI M UM                     90.00      psychology.
     SELECTION R ANK
                                                  • Undertake a placement in a
     GUAR ANTEED ENTRY                      NA
     SELECTION R ANK                                psychological setting in third year.
     TAFELINK                               NA    • Cover a range of assessment
     ADJUSTMENT                             Yes     tests and clinical methodologies
     FACTORS
                                                    used by practising psychologists.
     See inside back pages for more information
                                                  • A series of international exchange
     on your admission pathways, opportunities
     to enhance your degree and how to apply.       links are available in countries
                                                    including the USA and UK for
                                                    one to two semesters of study.
                                                    Gain another perspective, gather
                                                    experience and immerse yourself
                                                    in the culture of another country.
                                                  • Study core topics such as
                                                    interviewing and counselling, and
                                                    ethics and professional practice,
                                                    and select from a range of
                                                    psychology electives.
                                                  • This degree is accredited by
                                                    the Australian Psychology
                                                    Accreditation Council.

                                                  CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
                                                  Your degree is the first step
                                                  towards a range of employment
                                                  opportunities, including:
                                                  • data analyst
                                                  • assistant psychologist
                                                  • human sciences researcher
                                                  • learning and development
                                                    graduate officer
                                                  • graduate trainee research analyst.
                                                  To register as a practising
                                                  psychologist in Australia, you must
                                                  complete an Honours program in
                                                  psychology and either two further
                                                  years of supervised experience or
                                                  an approved qualification such as a
                                                  Master of Psychology (Clinical).

                                                  Potential employers include:
                                                  • Woolcott Research
                                                  • Anglicare
                                                  • Colmar Brunton
                                                  • Australian Bureau of Statistics
                                                  • Department for Communities and
                                                    Social Inclusion.

          NUMBER OF YEARS
          FULL-TIME           PT PART-TIME
                                 AVAILABLE           DEFERRABLE
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Combined degrees                                                                                                                                                  GET MORE OUT OF YOUR                                                        BEGIN YOUR JOURNEY TO
     Explore your interests and unlock more career opportunities by combining degrees. Combining your degree with a qualification in another
     discipline will help you develop specialised abilities to stand out from the pack. Studying a combined degree at Flinders is the key to
                                                                                                                                                                       STUDY                                                                       A SUCCESSFUL CAREER
     enhancing your career opportunities.                                                                                                                              Combined degrees                                                            Flinders diplomas
                                                                                                                                                                       Combining your degree with a qualification in another discipline will       Flinders’ diploma-level qualifications give you the chance to experience
     Find out about combining these qualifications:                                                                                                                    give you more expertise and expand your career prospects. Studying a        university life without having to commit to long-term study. The one-year
                                                                                                                                                                       combined degree at Flinders will help you stand out from the crowd.         Diploma of Business or Diploma of Arts give you the chance to explore a
     Bachelor of Behavioural                  Bachelor of Laws and                     Bachelor of Psychological               Bachelor of Psychological               A combined degree is a combination of two Flinders bachelor degrees.        range of interests, and successful completion allows you to apply for up to
     Science (Psychology)/Bachelor            Legal Practice/Bachelor                  Science/Bachelor of                     Science/Bachelor of Sport,              As a combined degree graduate you will have two qualifications in just      one year of credit towards a range of Bachelor degrees, and guaranteed
     of Science (Animal Behaviour)            of Behavioural Science                   Business (Marketing)                    Health and Physical Activity            one to one-and-a-half years of extra study.                                 entry to the following courses:
                                              (Psychology)                                                                                                                                                                                         • Bachelor of Archaeology
     Through the study of both human                                                   The combined Bachelor of                The combined Bachelor of                Our combined degree programs are designed to enhance your educational,
     and animal behaviour, you will           Combining the Bachelor of                Psychological Science/Bachelor          Psychological Science/Bachelor of       academic and professional qualifications while minimising the cost and      • Bachelor of Arts
     learn how we learn, think and            Behavioural Science (Psychology)         of Business (Marketing) provides        Sport, Health and Physical Activity     length of your studies. Flinders’ combined degrees allow you to undertake   • Bachelor of Arts pathway to Education (Primary R-7)
     interact with others, what motivates     with law prepares you for                the opportunity to link the             prepares you for sport and physical     in-depth study in exciting combinations that aren’t usually available in    • Bachelor of Arts pathway to Education (Secondary)
     our actions and the role that            occupations where law and                psychology of marketing with            activity careers, giving you a strong   single degrees.                                                             • Bachelor of Arts pathway to Psychological Science
     personality plays in behaviour. This     psychology interact. You will            consumer buying behaviour. It           knowledge base in psychology            flinders.edu.au/combineddegrees                                             • Bachelor of Business
     combination offers a unique journey      develop an understanding of human        teaches you to market to people         combined with health, tourism,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management, International
     of discovery about the similarities      behaviour, motivation, relationships,    effectively by understanding            nutrition, disability and business.
     between human and animal social          communication and cognitive              how psychology influences their         This combined degree meets the          Bachelor of Letters                                                            Business, Management Marketing, Sports Management)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • Bachelor of Business Economics
     organisation, and individual strategy    processes. Better understand the         decisions, and is one of only a few     accreditation requirements of the       The Bachelor of Letters is available to study alongside any degree at
     and decision-making.                     actions of clients, judges, jurors and   programs that allow you to delve        Australian Psychology Accreditation                                                                                 • Bachelor of Creative Industries (Digital Media, Film and Television,
                                                                                                                                                                       Flinders and enables you to graduate with two qualifications.                  Interactive Design, Theatre and Performance, Writing and Publishing,
                                              the changes to law, which will help      into consumer buying behaviour,         Council.
     You will analyse predator-prey                                                                                                                                    The Bachelor of Letters is available in the following disciplines:             Festivals and Arts Production)
                                              you develop a stronger and more          rational and irrational decision-
     behaviour and understand the                                                                                              Other combined degrees:                 • Creative writing                                                          • Bachelor of Disability and Community Inclusion
                                              effective argument for your legal        making processes, impulse buying
     role human and animal behaviour                                                                                           • Bachelor of Behavioural               • History
                                              cases, and explore a social justice      behaviour, heuristic decision-                                                                                                                              • Bachelor of Disability and Developmental Education
     plays in our welfare, survival                                                                                              Science (Psychology)/Bachelor
                                              perspective for understanding            making and other frameworks.                                                    • Languages (French, Modern Greek)                                          • Bachelor of Engineering Science
     and evolution. This combined                                                                                                of Arts
                                              human behaviour. This combined           This combined degree meets the                                                  • Mathematics                                                               • Bachelor of Information Technology
     degree meets the accreditation
                                              program provides an accredited           accreditation requirements of the       • Bachelor of Laws and Legal            • Sports performance coaching.
     requirements of the Australian                                                                                                                                                                                                                • Bachelor of International Business (Wine, Spirits and Tourism)
                                              professional qualification in both       Australian Psychology Accreditation       Practice (Honours)/Bachelor of
     Psychology Accreditation Council.                                                                                                                                 The Bachelor of Letters is normally undertaken part-time over three years   • Bachelor of International Relations and Political Science
                                              law and psychology.                      Council.                                  Behavioural Science
                                                                                                                                                                       to allow concurrent study with your primary bachelor degree, adding one     • Bachelor of Law and Society
     Bachelor of Behavioural                                                                                                     (Psychology)
                                                                                       Bachelor of Psychological                                                       year to your overall study program.                                         • Bachelor of Science
     Science (Psychology)/Bachelor            Bachelor of Psychological                                                        • Bachelor of Laws /Bachelor of
                                                                                       Science/Bachelor of
     of Computer Science                      Science/Bachelor of Business                                                       Behavioural Science                                                                                               Standard University admission requirements apply.
                                                                                       Criminology
     The combined Bachelor of                 (Human Resource Management)                                                        (Psychology)                                                                                                      flinders.edu.au/diplomas
                                                                                       The combined Bachelor of
     Behavioural Science (Psychology)/        To manage an organisation                                                        • Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/
                                                                                       Psychological Science/Bachelor
     Bachelor of Computer Science             effectively, you need to understand                                                Bachelor of Behavioural
                                                                                       of Criminology provides you with
     provides the opportunity to link         its people. The Bachelor of                                                        Science (Psychology)
                                                                                       a comprehensive education in
     the disciplines of psychology            Psychological Science/Bachelor                                                   • Bachelor of Psychological
                                                                                       psychology combined with criminal
     and computer science and the             of Business (Human Resource                                                        Science/Bachelor of
                                                                                       behaviour, crime prevention and
     management of data. This combined        Management) helps you to develop                                                   Criminology (Honours).
                                                                                       responses to crime. This combined
     degree meets the accreditation           an understanding of psychology           degree meets the accreditation
     requirements of the Australian           and apply it to human resource           requirements of the Australian
     Psychology Accreditation Council.        management. This combined                Psychology Accreditation Council.
                                              degree meets the accreditation
                                              requirements of both the Australian
                                              Human Resources Institute and the
                                              Australian Psychology Accreditation
                                              Council.

     For a full list of combined degree options visit flinders.edu.au/combineddegrees
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STUDENT SUPPORT                                                                    INDIGENOUS ADMISSIONS                                                        PATHWAYS TO STUDY
     Whatever you decide to study at Flinders, we’re always here to help
     you succeed.
                                                                                        SCHEME                                                                       Whether you are a school leaver or returning to study at a later date, there are many ways to gain admission to Flinders University.
                                                                                                                                                                     Explore your options and find the entry path that’s right for you.
                                                                                        The Indigenous Admissions Scheme provides an alternative pathway
     Careers & Employability Service                                                                                                                                 If you have recent secondary education                                           If you have work and life experience
     The Careers and Employability Service helps give you the edge in your
                                                                                        for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, who may not have
     career. CareerHub, our online employment portal, offers personalised job           been able to gain entry to university by traditional means, with the         Year 12 Entry                                                                    Foundation Studies
     opportunities, career planning, programs to help you broaden your skills
     and experience, access to employer events and career-related resources.            opportunity to study at Flinders.                                            Most Year 12 applicants enter university via the traditional entry method,
                                                                                                                                                                     where offers are made to eligible applicants with the highest selection
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Foundation Studies program has been designed to introduce you to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      university study in a supportive learning environment. Open to people from
     Whatever you are studying, CareerHub can help you find your direction                                                                                           rank until all places in the degree are filled. Your selection rank is used by   all backgrounds, Foundation Studies provides a pathway to gain entry to
     and start your career.                                                                                                                                          Flinders to assess your admission to a course and is based on your ATAR          most degrees at Flinders and offers guaranteed entry into some degrees.
     flinders.edu.au/careers                                                            Are you eligible?                                                            plus any adjustment factors for which you are eligible.
                                                                                        To be eligible for the Indigenous Admissions Scheme you must be an                                                                                            Military Pathways
     Flinders Connect                                                                   Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander in accordance with the Commonwealth     Elite Athlete Pathway                                                            Use your military service in the Australian Defence Force as a pathway to
                                                                                        definition which requires you to:
                                                                                                                                                                     If you’ve officially represented your school or state at a national level        a Flinders University degree.
     Flinders Connect can help with everything from enrolment and fees to               • be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, and                    competition, we’ll consider your school’s recommendation about your
     exams and graduation. You can also access Flinders Connect for specialist
     services in admissions, careers and IT help. A range of support services is
                                                                                        • identify as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, and                   academic potential when you apply.                                               Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT)
                                                                                        • be accepted as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander in the community
     also available.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Adult entry to university via the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT)
     flinders.edu.au/flindersconnect
                                                                                           in which you live or have lived.                                          Research Project B Pathway                                                       assesses your ability to study at a tertiary level.
                                                                                        You may be currently studying Year 12, or be a non-school leaver.            If you have strong results in the Research Project B subject you will be
                                                                                                                                                                     considered for entry into Flinders on the basis of your Year 12 results and
     Flinders Library                                                                   How to apply                                                                 Research Project B performance.
     Our extensive library is more than a book repository. We provide a range of        1 Apply for the course you want to study through the South Australian
     services such as computing and printing, document delivery and one-on-               Tertiary Admissions Centre (SATAC). You will get an application number     uniTEST
     one librarian appointments for assistance with search strategies and finding         from SATAC that you will need for your Indigenous Admissions application   If you’re in Year 12, uniTEST is available to enhance your chances of getting
     resources for your assignments.                                                      form.                                                                      into Flinders.
     library.flinders.edu.au                                                            2 Complete the Indigenous Admissions Scheme Application Form at              We will select students based on their Year 12 results (60% weighting
                                                                                          flinders.edu.au/study/pathways/indigenous-admission-scheme                 toward the ATAR selection rank) and uniTEST results (40%). Flinders
                                                                                          and send to Yunggorendi Student Engagement Office as outlined at the       will also consider applicants based on their uniTEST results (100%) as
     Flinders Living                                                                      end of the form.                                                           a standalone entry score (subject to SACE completion and any course
     Flinders is the only university in Adelaide that gives you the opportunity         3 An interview is part of the application process but you will be notified   prerequisites or specific admissions requirements). If you take the test and
     to live on campus, and both University Hall and Deirdre Jordan Village               about this.                                                                don’t do well, we will only consider your highest selection rank.
     are located within the Bedford Park campus. The wide range of social,
     sporting and community activities also enhances the student experience
     at Flinders Living.                                                                Application and interview dates                                              If you have some higher education
     flinders.edu.au/living                                                             First round applications close late November and second round applications
                                                                                        close early January for semester 1. For our midyear intake to a number of    Tertiary Transfer
                                                                                        courses, applications close in June.                                         If you have completed at least one semester of full-time equivalent study at
     Flinders University Student Association                                                                                                                         university, you may be able to transfer to study at Flinders University using
     The Flinders University Student Association (FUSA) continues a long tradition                                                                                   your grade point average (GPA).
     of active student involvement and represents the rights and interests of
     students. FUSA manages social events, non-sporting clubs and societies, and
     the student publication Empire Times, and helps with academic, administrative
                                                                                                                                                                     If you have vocational education and training (VET)
     and welfare issues.
     fusa.edu.au
                                                                                                                                                                     TAFElink
                                                                                                                                                                     Flinders offers guaranteed entry to selected degrees for applicants who
                                                                                                                                                                     have completed a TAFE/VET certificate IV or higher-level qualification, as
     Health, counselling and disability services                                                                                                                     long as degree prerequisites are met.
     Managing your health is important. We have facilities and services available
     to help you look after your physical and mental health.                                                                                                         TAFE SA Dual Offers
     flinders.edu.au/hcd                                                                                                                                             Flinders University together with TAFE SA offer over 45 dual offer pathways
                                                                                                                                                                     in various disciplines.

     Transition to university                                                                                                                                        Adult Entry
     Starting at university is a big step; let’s make it easier. The Student Learning                                                                                The adult entry scheme enables people aged 18 years and over to apply
     Centre provides a range of services from writing and mathematics support to                                                                                     to study at Flinders via the Special Tertiary Admissions Test (STAT).
     assistance with study and time-management skills.                                                                                                               Applications are made via SATAC.
     students.flinders.edu.au/study-support/slc

     Yunggorendi Student Engagement
     Yunggorendi Student Engagement provides high quality support services
     for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at Flinders University.
     Our team of highly qualified Indigenous and non-Indigenous staff connect
     to Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities on local, national and
     international levels.
     flinders.edu.au/yunggorendi

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WHEN CAN I START?                                                           KEY DATES                      THIS IS FLINDERS
     Flinders offers two admissions cycles each year for undergraduate           Flinders Open Days:            Flinders’ huge main campus features an award-winning hub and plaza, with retail, food outlets and a state-of-the-art sport and fitness centre.
     degrees.                                                                                                   Take a virtual tour of Flinders University and explore our amazing locations. It’s the next best thing to being here! flinders.edu.au/vr
     Semester 1 – March start                                                    August 2021
     Applications open in August for commencement the following year.
     Semester 2* – July start                                                    Semester 1 2022 start date:
     Mid-year applications open in August for commencement in July the
     following year.                                                             28 February 2022                                                                                                                                                                          NORTH
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ADELAIDE
     *Not all degrees are offered for semester 2 entry. Check our midyear site

                                                                                 Semester 1 Orientation week:
     for details: flinders.edu.au/midyear                                                                                                                 Grange Rd

                                                                                                                                                                                                    North

     HOW DO I APPLY?                                                             21 February 2022
                                                                                                                HENLEY BEACH                                                                                                                                      Adelaide Central
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     Check the application dates                                                 Semester 2 2022 start date:

                                                                                                                                  Taple
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     Applicants need to apply through the South Australian Tertiary

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     Admissions Centre (SATAC): satac.edu.au                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ADELAIDE
     Read the course information                                                 Semester 2 Orientation week:                                                                                                                                          23 mins
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       NORWOOD

     •   check the admission criteria                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Victoria
     •
     •
         check the prerequisites
         check assumed knowledge and additional admission criteria
                                                                                 18 July 2022                    Henley Beach
                                                                                                                   26 mins
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           VICTORIA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             PARK                Greenhill Rd
     •   consider combined degrees
     •   check English language requirements
                                                                                                                                                                      24 mins
     •   consider pathways to your degree

     Visit us                                                                                                                                                    ADELAIDE AIRPORT
     • register for Flinders Open Days                                                                                                                                                                                                                       GOODWOOD

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             King William Rd
     • check other upcoming events at: events.flinders.edu.au

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Fullarton Rd
     Contact us if you have any questions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           FULLARTON
     • call: 1300 354 633 (local call cost)
     • email: askflinders@flinders.edu.au

     Apply
     • apply through SATAC at: www.satac.edu.au/apply-now
     • apply for scholarships at: flinders.edu.au/scholarships
     • lodge separate Indigenous application (if applicable) at:
       flinders.edu.au/study/pathways/indigenous-admission-scheme
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Key

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Goodwood Rd
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Flinders University Campus Locations
     Accept your offer                                                                                                              GLENELG
     Enrol in your subject/topics at:                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Hospital
     students.flinders.edu.au/my-course/enrolment
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Buses (including loop buses)

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                                                                                                                        Glenelg Beach                                                                                                        Daws Rd             Flinders campus loop: 16 minutes

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                                                                                                                             16 mins                                                                                                                             Tonsley loop to Bedford Park: 15 minutes

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              PASADENA                  BELAIR
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tonsley Station (20 minutes to CBD)

                                                                                                                                                                                      Morphett Rd
                                                                                                                                                   Brighton Rd
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Flinders Station (22 minutes to CBD)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tonsley
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Train Lines
                                                                                                                                                                                                     7 mins                                                      Main Roads (25 minutes to CBD)

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Westfield                                                    Shopping Centre
                                                                                                                     Brighton Beach                                                                  Marion
                                                                                                                                                                           Sturt Rd                                                                                                            BLACKWOOD
                                                                                                                        13 mins
                                                                                                                                                                                                                STURT                 Sturt

                                                                                                                                                                    SOUTH                                               Flinders
                                                                                                                                                                   BRIGHTON                                             Medical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Centre    Bedford
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Park

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FLINDERS FOR PSYCHOLOGY
CONTACT US
Our friendly staff are available to answer your questions:
1300 354 633 (local call cost) | askflinders@flinders.edu.au | flinders.edu.au/ask
International students should contact:
+61 8 8201 2727 | flinders.edu.au/international | INTLAdmissions@flinders.edu.au

Every effort has been made to ensure the information in this brochure is accurate at the time of publication: March 2021.
Flinders University reserves the right to alter any course or topic contained herein without prior notice. Alterations are
reflected in the course information available on the University’s website. CRICOS No. 00114A
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