Bachelor of Social Science (Psychology)

Study Area

Health,Medicine and Pharmacy

Study Level



RMIT University



Course Detail


Melbourne City

Intake Time

February & July

Standard Duration

3 Years

About the Course

Are you looking to work as a psychologist? Are you interested in assessing, diagnosing and treating problems experienced by people? Psychology is a science that provides powerful tools and methods for exploring human experience and behaviour. Psychologist’s support individuals, who are experiencing difficulties, and others design policies and campaigns to benefit communities. The combination of a social science degree with a psychology specialisation is ideal for those interested in the interaction between individuals and the world around them. Why study psychology Psychology studies can lead to becoming a clinical psychologist. You'll become a better communicator. You'll have a better understanding of yourself and the people around you. Gain an understanding of research. Study decision-making and problem-solving and develop well-honed critical thinking skills. Get the skills needed to help you in your future career, even if you don't become a psychologist. If you want to work in areas that call for a grasp of the insights, traditions and practices of psychology, this course is for you.


Average Score


6.5 (6.0)

Background Requirements


RMIT University

Institute Ranking

#223 in QS World University Rankings 2021, #15 in Australia

Program Ranking