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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2018 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

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

A voluntary Enrolment Support drop in session is available for students wanting assistance with their enrolment on Thursday 25th January 2018, from 10am-2.00pm in Building 201, Level 2, Room 07.

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.

PUBH1399 (City Campus) is an online course and must be undertaken by all students enrolled in BP154.

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 Campus1189 (BUND)
BESC1123City Campus1190 (CITY)
Psychology of Everyday Thinking12BESC1071City Campus1186 (CITY)
BESC1392Bundoora Campus1185 (BUND)
The Australian Health Care System12YesPUBH1399City Campus1184
Statistical Computing12YesMATH1275Bundoora Campus2504
MATH1276City Campus2505
Foundations of Psychology12BESC1125Bundoora Campus1182 (BUND)
BESC1126City Campus1183 (CITY)
Statistics12YesMATH1277Bundoora Campus2661
MATH1278City Campus2662
Psychology of Social Life12BESC1072City Campus1192 (CITY)
BESC1393Bundoora Campus1191 (BUND)
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Understanding Personality12YesBESC1403City Campus1196
Introduction to Information Technology12YesCOSC1078City Campus17701717
Health Enhancement and Lifestyle Management12COTH2136Bundoora Campus1255
Statistical Analysis 112YesMATH1279Bundoora Campus2506
MATH1280City Campus2507
Advanced Statistical Analysis12YesMATH2214City Campus1631
Statistical Analysis 212YesMATH1281Bundoora Campus2664
MATH1282City Campus2665
Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health12YesOHTH2083Bundoora Campus1272
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus2128
Medicines, Drugs and Poisons12ONPS2164Bundoora Campus3059
Introduction to Happiness and Positive Psychology12YesBESC1487Bundoora Campus1258
Introduction to Mindbody Wellness12YesBESC1482Bundoora Campus1257
Introduction to Wellness Coaching12YesPUBH1375Bundoora Campus1252
 
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 Five (5) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Developmental Psychology12YesBESC1182City Campus1188
Biological Psychology12YesBESC1190City Campus1189
Research Methods in Psychology12YesBESC1449City Campus1187
Cognitive Psychology12YesBESC1178City Campus1193
Social Psychology12YesBESC1186City Campus1194
AND

Select and Complete Two (2) Courses from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Understanding Personality12YesBESC1403City Campus1196
Introduction to Information Technology12YesCOSC1078City Campus17701717
Health Enhancement and Lifestyle Management12COTH2136Bundoora Campus1255
Statistical Analysis 112YesMATH1279Bundoora Campus2506
MATH1280City Campus2507
Advanced Statistical Analysis12YesMATH2214City Campus1631
Statistical Analysis 212YesMATH1281Bundoora Campus2664
MATH1282City Campus2665
Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health12YesOHTH2083Bundoora Campus1272
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus2128
Medicines, Drugs and Poisons12ONPS2164Bundoora Campus3059
Introduction to Happiness and Positive Psychology12YesBESC1487Bundoora Campus1258
Introduction to Mindbody Wellness12YesBESC1482Bundoora Campus1257
Introduction to Wellness Coaching12YesPUBH1375Bundoora Campus1252
The Science of Human Nature12YesBESC1503City Campus1201
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 UGRDflex18 if there are sufficient enrolments.

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

Complete the following Four (4) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Philosophy and Methodology of Psychology12YesBESC1437City Campus1191
Psychological Assessment and Individual Differences12YesBESC1433City Campus1196
Professional Practices in Psychology12YesBESC1453City Campus1190
Psychopathology and Models of Intervention12YesBESC1445City Campus1195
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Applied Psychology Topics12YesBESC1407Bundoora Campus1199
Forensic Psychology12YesBESC1429City Campus1194
Psychology of Gender12YesBESC1441City Campus1195
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 Campus11921197
Psychology Field Placement12YesBESC1492City Campus11931198
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Understanding Personality12YesBESC1403City Campus1196
Introduction to Information Technology12YesCOSC1078City Campus17701717
Health Enhancement and Lifestyle Management12COTH2136Bundoora Campus1255
Statistical Analysis 112YesMATH1279Bundoora Campus2506
MATH1280City Campus2507
Advanced Statistical Analysis12YesMATH2214City Campus1631
Statistical Analysis 212YesMATH1281Bundoora Campus2664
MATH1282City Campus2665
Physical Activity, Lifestyle and Health12YesOHTH2083Bundoora Campus1272
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus2128
Medicines, Drugs and Poisons12ONPS2164Bundoora Campus3059
Introduction to Happiness and Positive Psychology12YesBESC1487Bundoora Campus1258
Introduction to Mindbody Wellness12YesBESC1482Bundoora Campus1257
Introduction to Wellness Coaching12YesPUBH1375Bundoora Campus1252
The Science of Human Nature12YesBESC1503City Campus1201
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Program structure enquiries

College of Science, Engineering & Health
Academic Services Centre (Bundoora)
Building 201, Level 2, Room 10
Bundoora West Campus
Plenty Road
Bundoora Vic 3083
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Telephone number: +61 3 9925 6055

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