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Introduction to Psychology

Get food for thought when you study psychology. Help people understand their thinking, navigate their feelings and choices in a way that changes lives for the better.

Specialise in a variety of areas including clinical, organisational or educational psychology or upskill in human resources, research, user experience or social welfare.

David - Studied Behavioural studies with Swinburne University, through Open Universities Australia and is now a psychologist.
David - Studied a Bachelor of Behavioural Studies with Swinburne University, through Open Universities Australia.

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Criminal psychology vs forensic psychology

Want to combine your passion for psychology with your interest in crime? Discover which of these career options is right for you.   

Counsellor vs psychologist: Which career is right for you?

Are you fascinated by the inner workings of the human mind? Do you want to help people understand their emotions and behaviour? Find out if you’re made for a career in counselling or psychology.  

5 health degrees you haven't considered

Healthcare is a diverse field, with a range of jobs and specialisations to cater to almost any interest. If you’re unsure where to begin, check out these courses on offer with leading Australian unis.

Emma is finding her purpose with her psychology degree

At almost 60 years of age, Emma is studying online to become a psychologist—the first Aboriginal woman in her local area to do so.

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