Coaching Psychology

Units of study table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Coaching Psychology

Graduate Certificate in Coaching Psychology
To qualify for the Graduate Certificate in Coaching Psychology a candidate must complete 24 credit points, including:
(i) 18 credit points of core units of study; and
(ii) 6 credit point elective unit of study.
Graduate Diploma in Coaching Psychology
To qualify for the Graduate Diploma in Coaching Psychology a candidate must complete 36 credit points, including:
(i) 18 credit points of core units of study; and
(ii) 18 credit points of elective units of study.
Master of Science in Coaching Psychology (Coursework)
To qualify for the Master of Science in Coaching Psychology coursework pathway a candidate must complete 48 credit points, including:
(i) 18 credit points of core units of study; and
(ii) 30 credit points of elective units of study.
Note: Subject to the availability of supervision and suitable projects, candidates with a credit average in 24 credit points of study from the degree may be admitted to the research pathway.
Master of Science in Coaching Psychology (Research)
To qualify for the Master of Science in Coaching Psychology research pathway a candidate must complete 48 credit points, including:
(i) 18 credit points of core units of study; and
(ii) 12 credit points of research core units of study; and
(iii) 18 credit points of elective units of study.
Core Units
PSYC4721
Theories and Techniques of Coaching Psych
6      Semester 1
PSYC4722
Fundamentals of Coaching Practice
6    C PSYC4721
Semester 1
PSYC4724
Coaching Practice
6    P PSYC4721 and PSYC4722
Semester 2
Research Core Units
PSYC5016
Research Project in Applied Psychology A
6    P Distinction average in 24 credit points from (PSYC4721, PSYC4722, PSYC4723, PSYC4724, PSYC4727, PSYC4729, PSYC4730, PSYC4731)

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students enrolled in Coaching Psychology require special permission from the Coaching Psychology Unit to enrol into this unit of study in lieu of satisfying the listed prerequisites.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC5017
Research Project in Applied Psychology B
6    P Distinction average in 24 credit points from (PSYC4721, PSYC4722, PSYC4723, PSYC4724, PSYC4727, PSYC4729, PSYC4730, PSYC4731)
C PSYC5016

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Students enrolled in Coaching Psychology require special permission from the Coaching Psychology Unit to enrol into this unit of study in lieu of satisfying the listed prerequisites.
Semester 1
Semester 2
Note: Departmental permission is required.
Elective Units
PSYC4723
Socio-Cognitive Issues in Coaching Psych
6    P PSYC4721 and PSYC4722
Semester 2
PSYC4727
Positive Organisational Coaching
6    P PSYC4721, PSYC4722
Intensive July
PSYC4729
Groups, Teams and Systems
6    P PSYC4721 and PSYC4722
C PSYC4724
Semester 2
PSYC4730
Applied Positive Psychology
6      Semester 1
PSYC4731
Psychology of Peak Performance
6      Semester 1