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Graduate Diploma in Psychology

Postgraduate | RMI-PSY-GDI | 2024

A psychology qualification that unlocks multiple career pathways

After studying how people behave and think, you’ll be able to pursue employment pathways including communications, marketing, HR, and mental health. Explore psychological perspectives with practicing industry professionals and RMIT’s expert academics.

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Approx. 1 year full time or part time equivalent
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Graduate Diploma in Psychology

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Career opportunities

Our Graduate Diploma in Psychology will give you a comprehensive APAC accredited* introduction to the theories and practices of psychology. Potential employment pathways you may be able to work in include social research, mental health, organisational behaviour, human resources, welfare resources, market research, and communications. Furthermore, students with an average grade of 75% are eligible for entrance into RMIT’s on-campus Bachelor of Applied Science (Psychology) (Honours). 

* New program accreditation application is currently under review. This program joins RMIT’s existing suite of several undergraduate and postgraduate APAC accredited psychology programs.

Professional recognition

Graduate with a globally recognised degree from a leading Australian university.

Career outlook

$75K to $93K
Health and Welfare Services Managers:
Over $120K
Human Resource Managers:
Over $120K
Policy and Planning Managers:
Over $120K
Psychologists and Psychotherapists:
$93K to $120K

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