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: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 029765E

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2017 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 City campus core courses, 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 Psychology12YesBESC1123City Campus2500 (CITY)
Psychology of Everyday Thinking12YesBESC1071City Campus2545 (CITY)
The Australian Health Care System12YesPUBH1399City Campus2543
Statistical Computing12YesMATH1276City Campus2731
Foundations of Psychology12YesBESC1126City Campus2542 (CITY)
Statistics12YesMATH1278City Campus3131
Psychology of Social Life12YesBESC1072City Campus2502 (CITY)
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 Campus2555
Introduction to Information Technology12YesCOSC1078City Campus17191669
Statistical Analysis 112YesMATH1280City Campus2733
Advanced Statistical Analysis12YesMATH2214City Campus3509
Statistical Analysis 212YesMATH1282City Campus3132
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus1546
 
AND

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Year Two of Program

You are required to have successfully completed relevant prerequisites - BESC1126/BESC1125 Foundations of Psychology and BESC1123/BESC1122 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 Campus2547
Biological Psychology12YesBESC1190City Campus2548
Research Methods in Psychology12YesBESC1449City Campus2546
Cognitive Psychology12YesBESC1178City Campus2503
Social Psychology12YesBESC1186City Campus2504
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 Campus2555
Introduction to Information Technology12YesCOSC1078City Campus17191669
Statistical Analysis 112YesMATH1280City Campus2733
Advanced Statistical Analysis12YesMATH2214City Campus3509
Statistical Analysis 212YesMATH1282City Campus3132
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus1546
The Science of Human Nature12YesBESC1503City Campus2568
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 completed all relevant prerequisites - BESC1182/1181 Developmental Psychology; BESC1190/1189 Biological Psychology; BESC1449/1450 Research Methods in Psychology; BESC1178/1177 Cognitive Psychology and BESC1186/1185 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 Spring 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 Campus2550
Psychological Assessment and Individual Differences12YesBESC1433City Campus2506
Professional Practices in Psychology12YesBESC1453City Campus2549
Psychopathology and Models of Intervention12YesBESC1445City Campus2505
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 Campus2553
Psychology of Gender12YesBESC1441City Campus2554
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 Campus37482507
Psychology Field Placement12YesBESC1492City Campus25522508
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 Campus2555
Introduction to Information Technology12YesCOSC1078City Campus17191669
Statistical Analysis 112YesMATH1280City Campus2733
Advanced Statistical Analysis12YesMATH2214City Campus3509
Statistical Analysis 212YesMATH1282City Campus3132
Nutrition Principles12YesONPS1118City Campus1546
The Science of Human Nature12YesBESC1503City Campus2568
AND

Select and Complete One (1) Course from any:

University Elective
 

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Program structure enquiries

Students commencing mid year 2017 are welcome to "drop in" to discuss any concerns with their program or enrolment.  Academic and support staff will be available to assist. Staff will be available Thursday 22 June between 10.00am - 11.00am in Building 80, Level 2, Room 02.  Attendance is not compulsory. 

 

 

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Student Electives

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

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