BP154 - Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology)

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RMIT program code: BP154
Plan name: Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology)
Plan code: BP154
Campus: Bundoora Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 029765E

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2019 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of Program
 
AND  Year Two of Program
 
AND  Year Three of Program
 

You are required to successfully complete two Student Electives and four Limited electives (see list below) during the program.

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Year One of Program

You must only select Bundoora campus offerings, but electives can be undertaken at any campus.

Also note that BESC1490 Introduction to Psychology is NOT available to students enrolled in BP154.

Complete the following Seven (7) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Principles of Psychology12BESC1122Bundoora Campus2563
BESC1123City Campus2579
Psychology of Everyday Thinking12BESC1071City Campus2589
BESC1392Bundoora Campus2708
Statistical Computing12YesMATH1275Bundoora Campus1205
MATH1276City Campus1206
Foundations of Psychology12BESC1125Bundoora Campus1952
BESC1126City Campus2592
Statistics12YesMATH1277Bundoora Campus1196
MATH1278City Campus1197
Psychology of Social Life12BESC1072City Campus2580
BESC1393Bundoora Campus2564
Environmental Psychology12BESC1509Bundoora Campus2587
BESC1510City Campus2591
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

The Science of Human Nature12YesBESC1502Bundoora Campus2565
BESC1503City Campus2569
Applied Psychology Topics12YesBESC1407Bundoora Campus1867
BESC1408City Campus2581
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

You are required to successfully complete relevant prerequisites - BESC1125/BESC1126 Foundations of Psychology and BESC1122/BESC1123 Principles of Psychology in order to progress to Year 2 of the program.

Please note that BESC1490 Introduction to Psychology is NOT available to students enrolled in BP154.

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Developmental Psychology12YesBESC1182City Campus2595
Biological Psychology12YesBESC1190City Campus2593
Research Methods in Psychology12YesBESC1449City Campus2594
Cognitive Psychology12YesBESC1178City Campus2566
Social Psychology12YesBESC1186City Campus2567
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Courses from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Forensic Psychology12YesBESC1429City Campus2598
Psychology of Gender12YesBESC1441City Campus2599
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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Year Three of Program

You are required to have successfully complete all relevant prerequisites - BESC1181/1182 Developmental Psychology; BESC1189/1190 Biological Psychology; BESC1450/1449 Research Methods in Psychology; BESC1177/1178 Cognitive Psychology and BESC1185/1186 Social Psychology in order to progress to Year 3 of the program.  

Please note that BESC1490 Introduction to Psychology is NOT available to students enrolled in BP154.

If you are wanting to undertake BESC1405 Cross Cultural and Organisational Psychology as an APAC elective, the course will run in UGRDflex19 if there are sufficient enrolments.

You must successfully complete all courses to qualify for the award of BP154 Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology).

 

Students may be required to hold a Working with Children Check and a National Police Check.  If required, this will be advised to students upon entry into the Program.  There are also Compliance requirements to be met which are clearly outlined in the Additional Information section:

https://www.rmit.edu.au/study-with-us/levels-of-study/undergraduate-study/bachelor-degrees/bp154

 

Complete the following Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Philosophy and Methodology of Psychology12YesBESC1437City Campus2629
Psychological Assessment and Individual Differences12YesBESC1433City Campus2582
Professional Practices in Psychology12YesBESC1453City Campus2597
Psychopathology and Models of Intervention12YesBESC1445City Campus2570
Understanding Personality12BESC1403City Campus2596
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Forensic Psychology12YesBESC1429City Campus2598
Psychology of Gender12YesBESC1441City Campus2599
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Research Project12YesBESC1466City Campus26002571
Psychology Field Placement12YesBESC1492City Campus2572
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Contact details and related links

Program structure enquiries

 

Academic Services
College of Science, Engineering and Health

 

Online:

Submit an academic assistance enquiry via login to the RMIT Connect Portal

 

Call:

+61 3 9925 5000 and select option 3 then option 4 for SEH Academic Services.

 

In person:

SEH Academic Services at RMIT Connect Bundoora Campus.

Building 202, Level 2
Bundoora campus west
Plenty Road
Bundoora VIC 3083

 

Join the queue before you visit, text BUND to 0417 764 183

 

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Enrolment

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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