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BACHELOR OF PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE AND BUSINESS

KPT / JPT ( R2 / 311 / 6 / 0008 ) 12 / 21 - MQA / SWA0125
If you want to apply your psychological training in a business environment , this course is for you .
You ’ ll gain a fundamental understanding of the major principles of psychology and be exposed to a broad cross-section of topics relevant to applied and professional psychology . You ’ ll also acquire a basic knowledge of core business disciplines and specialised knowledge in one business area of your choosing , and develop an understanding of psychology in a business environment .
Professionally accredited
This course is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council .
Areas of study
• Psychology
Plus one of the following majors :
• Accountancy
• Applied economics
• Business analytics
• Banking and financial management
• Business law and taxation
• Econometrics and business statistics
• International business management
• Management
• Strategic marketing .
Course structure
The course develops through three themes :
Part A . Psychology and business fundamentals and foundational skills These studies will develop your understanding of core areas of psychology , including knowledge of the theoretical and empirical basis of our current understanding of human psychology . You will also develop a broad foundation in business studies that will prepare you for your chosen area of business practice .
Part B . Research methods and critical thinking These studies will assist you to develop an understanding of the scientific method and use this knowledge in order to critically evaluate contemporary and historical claims relating to human behaviour and mental processes and to apply this knowledge to the generation of new research questions .
Part C . Psychology in business practice This is the component of the course through which you will develop further skills and knowledge in psychology together with advanced understanding of your chosen area of business practice .
Entry requirements
Qualification Monash University Foundation Year 1 67.5 % GCE A Level 7 ATAR 70 Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education 16 Indian School Certificate Examination 60 % All India Senior School Certificate Examination 66 % SMA3 , Indonesia International Baccalaureate Diploma ( IB Diploma ) 25 STPM , Malaysia 7.3 UEC , Malaysia 6
Program Matrikulasi ( Matriculation Program ), Malaysia 2
Ontario Secondary School Diploma 75.4 %
Sri Lankan General Certificate of Education ( Advanced Level ) 9
High School Diploma , Vietnam 8 UNSW Foundation Studies 6.5 Foundation in Arts , Sunway College 60 %
Foundation in Science and Technology , Sunway College 60 %
Prerequisites
English : Monash ’ s minimum requirements apply .
Mathematics and Science 2 : Credit at SPM / O Level or equivalent , or a pass in Year 12 qualification .
General education pathway
Pre-university / Foundation ( 1 – 2 years )
Psychology degree ( 3 years )
Honours degree in psychology ( 1 year )
Employment in non-psychologist roles
Master ’ s degree in a specialised field ( 1-2 years )
Registered psychologist
3 years February , July and October
RM38,213 Malaysian student
RM43,680 International student 2021 fees per year
Professionally accredited
CAREER PATHS A wide range of careers are available to you , including :
• organisational psychologist
• human resources manager
• industrial relations consultant
• market researcher
• public policy adviser
• training and development coordinator
• international business manager .
MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES
1 The undergraduate entry requirements published in this guide are for students commencing the MUFY program in 2021 . 2 Any of Physics , Biology , Chemistry and other related Science subjects are acceptable . ∆ Please refer to priorstudy . monash . edu / prior-study / for the entry score .
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