Middlesex University

Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Overview Our psychology degree offers excellence in research-led teaching and can lead to a wealth of career routes, from advising governments on policy to priming elite sports teams. Why study BSc Psychology at Middlesex University? We teach the essential theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of human behaviour, which forms the essential foundations for further training in a specialist field of psychology, or for entering a wide range of related careers. We offer both a broad and thorough grounding in key psychological disciplines from cognitive and social psychology to biological and developmental psychology. Course highlights Our psychology teaching and research facilities include specialist laboratories and counselling practice rooms Our course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) giving students the 'Graduate Basis of Chartered Membership': an essential step for qualifying as a psychologist Expert teaching staff who are leading researchers in health psychology, forensic psychology and qualitative research Our academics are regularly and widely published - Professor Olga van den Akker, for example, is renowned for her research into psychology and human fertility As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module Middlesex was ranked as the top modern university in London for psychology in the 2016 Complete University Guide.

Course details


Year 1 Mind and Behaviour in Context (30 credits) - Compulsory Psychological Statistics (15 credits) - Compulsory Psychology: Practice and Context (30 credits) - Compulsory Research Methods and Design in Psychology (30 credits) - Compulsory Personal Coaching for Academic Success (15 credits) - Compulsory Year 2 Brain, Body and Mind (30 credits) - Compulsory Contemporary Issues in Psychology (30 credits) - Compulsory Research Methods and Ethics in Psychology (30 credits) - Compulsory Social, Personality and Developmental Psychology (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 3 - students must complete a total of 120 credits in the final year Professional Practice (30 credits) - Optional Year 3 dissertation modules - choose ONE module from the following: Dissertation (30 credits) Extended Psychology Dissertation (45 credits) Year 3 optional modules - the remaining credits must be filled with the following options; a maximum of ONE module can be taken from each block Autumn term modules - Block 1 Autumn term modules - Block 2 Autumn term modules - Block 3 Spring term modules - Block 4 Spring term modules - Block 5 Spring term modules - Block 6 Modules for direct entry onto year 2 or 3 differ from those listed above. For details please visit the course page on Middlesex University’s website.

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

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English language requirements

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IELTS (Academic)6With a minimum of 5.5 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)72With at least 17 in listening & writing, 20 in speaking and 18 in reading
PTE Academic51With at least 51 in all components

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
EU £14700 Year 1
International £14700 Year 1

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Psychology at Middlesex University - UCAS