The Psychology (Clinical and Forensic Psychology) program at the Swinburne University of Technology will train highly qualified researchers and clinicians who can work in clinical and forensic psychology domains.
Overall the Doctor of Psychology (Clinical and Forensic Psychology) degree comprises:
- Research (thesis and embedded research in the coursework)
- Coursework component and
- Placement component
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- Counselling Theory and Skills
- Advanced Psychological Assessment
- Adult Psychopathology
- Cognitive Behaviour Therapy and Research
- Forensic Psychology, Children and Families
- Forensic Psychology, Theory and Practice
- Professional Ethics and Psychopharmacology
- Health and Forensic Psychology (Civil)
- Clinical and Forensic Placement
- Research Project (Clinical and Forensic)
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- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesPsychology Forensic Science Clinical Psychology
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
CRICOS code 083182B
- A four-year degree from an Australian university and to have completed a four-year sequence of studies in psychology at first or upper second class level in a course or courses accredited by the Australian Psychological Society, or equivalent overseas qualifications recognised by the APS, or a masters degree in psychology recognised by the APS
- Demonstrated possession of an appropriate level of knowledge and skill related to research. In accordance with the guidelines set by the SwinburneGraduateResearchSchool, to have applied for and gained candidature approved by the Swinburne Higher Degrees Committee. Applicants who fail to gain candidature will not be eligible to continue in the doctoral program and may choose to apply for a place in the masters program
- Preferable: experience in face-to-face counselling or significant training in counselling skills e.g. Lifeline, Care Ring, counselling skills in tertiary programs or other appropriate work experience.
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International36360 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 36360 AUD per year during 48 months.
National33120 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 33120 AUD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Melbourne
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.