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The School of Psychology and Social Science represents four main discipline areas: Psychology, Social Science, Counselling and Speech Pathology. The School offers courses in all levels, from bachelors to doctoral degrees, and provides service teaching within degrees in other schools at ECU. There are well developed collaborations in teaching and research across disciplines and with staff from other schools. Staff are engaged in research collaborations with external government and non-government agencies as well as commercial institutions.

Student testimonials

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"ECU is the only uni in WA that offers the Children and Family Studies specialisation."

Angela Sabitzer

Social Science student

Research activity

Many staff in the school focus their research activities through one of our two research centres, the Social Justice Research Centre and the Lifespan Resilience Research Group.

News & events

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From Podium to Practice: Asia-Oceanic Federation of Sexology

ECU's Dr Madalena Grobbelaar recently presented at the 13th Asia-Oceania Federation of Sexology Conference held in Brisbane.

Opening in April 2015, the centre will be a permanent legacy recognising Susan's commitment and dedication to children and their families. Thumbnail

The Susan Teather Early Learning and Development Centre

Purpose built centre opening at Fiona Stanley Hospital in April named after former School of Psychology and Social Science lecturer.

ECU student Golda Signal speaks at the WA Youth Awards. Thumbnail

Young at heart

Two members of the ECU community have been recognised for their contributions as part of the WA Youth Awards.

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