Understand the mind and human behaviour from a range of perspectives and methodologies on our Psychology course.
- Taught by passionate lecturers who are also active researchers, dedicated to their students and the subject.
- Our single honours and major Psychology programmes are accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).
- Psychology is highly valued by employers and equips graduates for a range of careers and industries.
In Year One you’ll take a module that introduces you to the main psychological approaches - social, cognitive, developmental, individual differences and biological psychology. You may also take modules in research methods including survey work and experimentation, and Individual Differences. In Year Two you’ll study the main areas as previously studied in Year One in greater depth. You’ll also start to study the scholarly specialities of individual members of staff, such as health psychology, criminological psychology, and abnormal psychology. Finally Year Three will see you continue core studies with further specialist options, as well as a dissertation involving working one-to-one with a member of staff on an original research project in psychology. For more information please refer to the website.
Assessment varies and includes essays, debates, research reports, group presentations and examinations.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- British Psychological Society
How to apply
You can no longer submit a new application for courses starting in 2021.
If you already have a 2021 application and are in Clearing, you can add this course as a Clearing choice in Track – contact the university or college first to check they have places.
This is the deadline for applications to be completed and sent for this course. If the university or college still has places available you can apply after this date, but your application is not guaranteed to be considered.
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
- Year 3
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||IELTS 6.0 - for visa nationals, with a minimum score of IELTS 5.5 in each element.|
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
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Bath Spa University
Newton St Loe
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