4 years full-time
8 years part-time
Exempt under RTP (more)
Programs change over time. Course lists and requirements are specific to the year you started studying.
To be eligible for the award of Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology (PhDClinPsych), a candidate must acquire 360 credit points as prescribed below:
All components of the program are compulsory and must be completed in accordance with the following progress requirements for the program:
Completion of progress reporting requirements is a condition of continued candidature for higher degree research programs. The following progress review requirements must be completed for the Doctor of Philosophy in Clinical Psychology program:
The courses listed below are designated for the purposes of the Academic Standing, Progression and Exclusion Policy. A student who fails a designated course will be subject to review by the Health Assessment Board and may be excluded from the program.
Note: The Psychology Board of Australia is concerned with the protection of the public and, therefore, if a student fails a practicum unit, they may (with approval of the Program Director) repeat a practicum unit. A second fail of a practicum unit will result in being excluded from the program and this may result in a change to the eligibility to continue as a registered Psychologist in Australia.
|Trimester||Course code||Course title||CP|
|Tri 1||8181PSY||Practicum 1||10|
|Tri 2||8180PSY_P1||Practicum 2A||10|
|Tri 3||8180PSY_P2||Practicum 2B||10|
|Tri 1||8183PSY||Practicum 3||10|
|Tri 2||8184PSY||Practicum 4||10|
The Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) is the national policy for regulated qualifications in Australian education and training. This qualification is accredited as an AQF Level 10 - Doctoral Degree.
Program Learning Outcomes communicate to the community the value of the Griffith educational experience as benchmarked against national qualification standards.
Program Learning Outcomes for this award describe the knowledge, skills and the application of knowledge and skills you will acquire through studying the Griffith program of your choice.