Master of Psychological Science
This program enables you to pursue research in any area you are appropriately qualified in. Research areas include but are not limited to: autism spectrum disorders, clinical and health psychology, behavioural neuroscience and neuropsychology, cognitive and developmental psychology and social and intercultural psychology.
You can seek to transfer to a PhD six months from the commencement of a Master’s program, subject to meeting certain requirements.
The qualification awarded on graduation is recognised in the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) as Level 9.
Bachelor of Psychological Science with Honours
Graduates acquire valuable skills in research, statistics, questionnaire design, interviewing, data collection and analyses, all of which are relevant to a wide range of occupations in the academic, government or private sectors.
Effective professional development for graduate researchers and early career researchers.
We pair a highly motivated PhD student with an industry leader with similar interests.
We offer internships to Master by Research and PhD students in various disciplines.
A selection of La Trobe researchers talk about the exciting work that they're doing.
Fees and costs
Learn more about the fees for graduate research.
Scholarships are available for both current and future students. Find out what La Trobe scholarship opportunities might be available to you.
How to apply
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