History and Psychology at University of Strathclyde - UCAS

Course summary

  • Learn about the context in which we live today through some of the most important and interesting periods in UK and world history.
  • Students can enjoy an optional year abroad – studying at a foreign university – as part of our course.
  • Benefit from excellent teaching in a range of professionally relevant areas, such as problem-solving, communication, research methods and interpretation that enhance your employability.
  • Access to internships and placements.
  • Develop your knowledge of the past and gain a better understanding of the present, while learning about human behaviour, through studying conditions of behaviour, such as how we learn, remember, coordinate our actions and interact with others.
  • Excellent training in areas such as problem-solving, communication, research methods and interpretation, which are valuable skills for employers.
Ranked 2nd in Scotland for History (The Times/Sunday Times University Ranking 2024); Ranked 3rd in Scotland for Psychology (The Times/Sunday Times University Ranking 2024). This course is part of our flexible BA Humanities and Social Science Degree programme. With our BA (Honours) degree you can choose from subjects in Humanities, Social Sciences and Business, with two of your three subject choices taught by the Faculty of Humanities & Social Sciences. The BA degree is a three year course and the Honours degree is normally a four year course. This allows you to try new subjects, develop your own ideas, develop a broad range of knowledge and enhance your employability. You should only enter one of the UCAS codes on your application form. Acceptance on one of these subject codes will enable you to study any combination of subjects. Only one application will be considered. This is lifted from page 50 of the prospectus. https://www.strath.ac.uk/humanities/undergraduate/flexiblebadegree/ Every one of our flexible BA options gives students the chance to gain valuable professional experience as part of a credit-bearing work placement class in their third or fourth year. Learn more about placements- https://www.strath.ac.uk/humanities/undergraduate/placements/

Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • British Psychological Society

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Tuition fee status depends on a number of criteria and varies according to where in the UK you will study. For further guidance on the criteria for home or overseas tuition fees, please refer to the UKCISA website .

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History and Psychology at University of Strathclyde - UCAS