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Master of Applied Psychology (Organisational Psychology) (MAppPsych)


Title Master of Applied Psychology (Organisational Psychology) (MAppPsych)
Course Code M1157
Study Level Master's by Coursework (Graduate)
Organisational Unit Psychology, Counselling, Exercise Science and Chiropractic
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Qualification Master of Applied Psychology (MAppPsych)
Availability Not currently available to new admissions

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Course Structure - 48 credit points

University regulations require completion of a minimum of 24 points at 600-level and a maximum of 24 points at 500-level for a 48-point Masters by Coursework degree.

Candidates must normally successfully complete the following units to meet Registration and Specialist Entitlement requirements for Organisational Psychologists.

Year 1 - 24 credit points

Core Units - 21 credit points

PSY563 Professional Practice and Organisational Consulting - 3 points

PSY565 Clinical Psychology: Working with Adults - 3 points

PSY568 Human Resources - 3 points

PSY662 Psychological Assessment: Theory and Method - 3 points

PSY552 Organisation of Work - 3 points

PSY570 Organisational Psychology: Practicum I - 3 points

PSY612 Work and Well-being - 3 points

Specified Electives - 3 credit points

Select from the following:

MBS539 Accounting for Managers - 3 points

MBS537 Strategic Marketing Management - 3 points

MBS546 Business Finance - 3 points

EDN546 Dynamics of Cultural Diversity in the Workplace and the Community - 3 points

An Independent Study Contract at 500/600 level - 3 points

Other electives with the permission of the Academic Chair.

Year 2 - 24 credit points

Core Units - 24 credit points

PSY655 Psychology: Advanced Research Methods - 2 points

PSY690 Applied Psychology Dissertation - 10 points

PSY603 Organisational Psychology: Practicum II - 12 points

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