Study a degree that’s tailor-made for you.
A liberal arts degree gives you the freedom to focus on the subjects that most interest you. You’ll concentrate on a major area of study while maintaining a breadth of learning spanning the arts, humanities and social sciences.
The Psychology Major
The Psychology Major offers an in-depth examination of the scientific approach to human behaviour and experience.
You will focus on core principles of psychology, covering topics such as sexuality, cultural differences and evolution. You’ll also learn how psychology applies to fields such as marketing, forensics, sport and fashion.
You’ll have opportunities to undertake practical experiments using our specialist facilities. Your research findings will inform your understanding of different scientific theories and methodologies.
Elective modules will help you understand the breadth of this discipline and also give you a broad skillset.
Options to learn a language and study abroad at one of our international partners will help expand your learning and global outlook.
This Major offers the perfect foundation if you are considering pursuing a professional career in psychology. It will also equip you with the transferable skills to work in fields such as education, social services, marketing, advertising and human resources.
You’ll graduate with a wide range of skills valuable in any workplace, including critical thinking, cross-cultural understanding, communication, teamwork and problem-solving – ready to become an engaged, thoughtful and well-informed global leader.
Industry-active academics and our Graduate Outcomes Team can help to connect you to world-renowned companies, where you’ll build workplace skills and connections you’ll lean on throughout your whole career.
Liberal Studies alumni have a high rate of employment and occupy various high-profile positions across academia, entrepreneurship, finance, politics, law, management, the arts, marketing, PR, psychology and consultancy.