Graduate Diploma in Applied Psychology (GradDipAppPsych)

Learn the principles, concepts and skills required for postgraduate study in psychology.

Programme overview

Study brain and behaviour, sensory and cognitive psychology, lifespan development, learning and communication, social, cultural, and organisational psychology, models of health and disability, with emphasis on the New Zealand context.

Gain skills related to applied psychological research and practice in your current occupation or progress to postgraduate study, including postgraduate professional programmes.

This programme is subject to final regulatory approval and is therefore subject to change.

Quick facts

Programme type Undergraduate
Points 120
Duration Part-time only.
Students take one course at a time across four 12-week term sessions.
Location Auckland Online

Entry requirements

1. In order to be admitted to this graduate diploma, a student must have either:

a) completed the requirements for any degree from this University, or the equivalent as approved by Senate or its representative.


b) demonstrated practical, professional, or scholarly experience as approved by Senate or its representative as equivalent to that specified in 1a above.

Enquiries and applications

Applications for this programme close on 8 December 2020. For more information, please email an Auckland Online Programme Advisor.