The Bachelor of Psychology provides a broad education in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. It can give you the foundation you need to develop your career as a caregiving professional or in social work. It may also be a good fit if you want to attend graduate school in psychology or a related field.
The principles of psychology are used in nearly every field, from human resources and rehabilitative therapies to educational testing and business practices. Regardless of the career path you choose, this program can help you refine the analytical skills you need to understand interpersonal interaction - and implement valuable problem-solving techniques.
The Master of Psychology prepares you to become an important part of the diagnosis and solution for employers seeking to maximize an organization’s performance. The program is appropriate both for students with a limited background in psychology and those who hold an undergraduate degree in the field. A particular strength of the program is in examining the application of psychology to various behavioural, cognitive, and societal issues.
The applied behaviour analysis, industrial/organizational psychology, and addictions concentrations offer you the opportunity to gain hands-on experience through a practicum. Through this program, you’ll learn the many ways psychology enters daily life. You’ll be encouraged to view topics from multiple perspectives and incorporate them into your research, theory, and practice to understand coherence among diverse psychological perspectives. Enrich your knowledge of general psychological principles, theories, and research methodologies to delve more deeply into topics that tie psychology to business, policy, and professional practice.
The education and training of doctoral students is one of the most important aspects of a university activity. The pursuit of knowledge through research higher degree programs not only leads to a well-educated society and a highly trained professional work force, but also contributes significantly to the university research and scholarship. The aim of the PhD program is to provide research training in a manner that fosters the development of independent research skills in candidates.
These skills include the capacity to formulate a significant problem, to develop mastery of appropriate conceptual and methodological skills, and to relate the research topic to a broader framework of knowledge in the relevant disciplinary area. The doctoral thesis provides evidence of a contribution to knowledge with a level of originality consistent with 3-4 years of full-time study and research training. It also demonstrates a candidate's capacity for critical analysis and that he or she is capable of pursuing scholarly and programmatic research.