Master of Applied Psychology

 

The Master of Applied Psychology (MAP) is designed for psychology graduates who want to develop practical skills in the applications of psychology and to employ them in the world of business; government; the non-profit sector; marketing, consumer and social research; and health.

Graduates will have an advanced and integrated understanding of a complex body of knowledge in the application of psychological principles and theories to real world environments. Graduates will:

  • Demonstrate advanced and integrated understanding of a complex body of knowledge in the application of psychological principles and theories to real world environments
  • Understand how theories and research of psychology can be applied to these real-world settings
  • Understand the implications of psychological research and theories in the commercial and social/government sectors
  • Be able to critically analyse research to determine its generality