Bachelor of Cybersecurity/Bachelor of Psychological Science From La Trobe University

Bachelor of Cybersecurity/Bachelor of Psychological Science

La Trobe University

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Program Overview

As the Internet of Things continues to grow exponentially, cybercrime is growing with it. In Australia, an average of one cybercrime report is made every ten minutes.* To keep our communities safe, it’s critical to understand cybercriminals’ psychology, craft effective defences and stay one step ahead.

In La Trobe's Bachelor of Cybersecurity/Bachelor of Psychological Science, you'll build a career at the nexus of two rapidly evolving sciences and learn how to combat the constantly evolving threat of cybercrime.In this distinctive combination of study areas, you can pursue a career as a professional psychologist (after further postgraduate study) or build a career within the growing field of cybersecurity.



  Course Duration

48 Months

  Tuition Fee

AU$ 39,600


IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL: 79


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  • Academic Integrity Module
  • Wominjeka La Trobe: Indigenous Cultural Literacy For Higher Education
  • Applied Psychology
  • Cybersecurity In Practice
  • Data-Based Critical Thinking
  • Inside Information Technology
  • Introduction To Cybersecurity
  • Introductory Psychology: Brain And Mind
  • Introductory Psychology: People And Culture

Subject prerequisites

  • Units 3 and 4: a study score of at least 25 in English (EAL) or at least 20 in English other than EAL.

English language requirement

  • 6.5 IELTS (Academic) with no individual band less than 6.0.

The cost of studying at La Trobe University varies largely depending on the type of university and the degree chosen. More often than not, humanities, arts, and education courses are less expensive than degrees in medical, engineering, or management. Furthermore, students who choose to study at the postgraduate level typically pay higher tuition fees, which again vary depending on the programme chosen. Most universities provide scholarships or financial aid to students in order to help them offset their tuition costs. Students should be aware that additional course fees and incidental expenses may not be included in tuition. On average, international students can expect to pay A$ 39,600 annually, to study in La Trobe University.

Possible roles include:

  • Ethical hacker
  • Psychologist
  • Security architect
  • Cybersecurity policy adviser
  • Management consultant


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