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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.

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Numbeat iPad app

From times-tables to tablets

Most children would rather play video games than memorise their times tables. But a new app developed by ECU researchers means they can now do both at the same time.

Dr Rodrigo Becerra will interview 'The Collectors' as part of the Perth Writers' Festival.

Research in the literature sphere

Dr Rodrigo Becerra will explore the mind of ‘The Collectors’ with renowned writers from the UK.

Chancellery Building, Joondalup

ECU research project: participants needed

Teens with Autism or Asperger's needed to participate in ECU research project.

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