BSc Psychology (Forensic Psychology) offers students a BPS-accredited undergraduate degree specialising in forensic psychology. In years one and two, students take the same modules as for the BSc Psychology. In year three, students take a research project in the area of forensic psychology, taught modules in investigative and forensic psychology, and two optional modules. On completion of this programme students will not be qualified to practise as a Forensic Psychologist.
Year 1: Psychological research methods 1; Introducing psychological approaches; Introducing real world psychology; Psychological research methods 2; Exploring psychological approaches; Exploring real world psychology. Year 2: Psychological research methods 3; The psychology of learning and memory; The psychology of feelings; Psychological research methods 4; The psychology of behaviour with others; The psychology of thinking and communication. Year 3: Empirical project; Plus four options from: Psychology of mental health; Health psychology; Forensic psychology OR Investigative psychology (one of these modules is COMPULSORY for this route); Development of brain and behaviour in infancy; Psychopharmacology; Psychology of addictive behaviours; Psychology of group processes; Extended essay; Thinking: past, present and future; Developmental disorders; Art, awareness and the brain; Applied psychometrics; Neuropsychology; Counselling psychology.
How to apply
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 for International and EU Applicants: IELTS 6.0 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 5.5) or TOEFL IBT 80 ( the minimum score required in each skills areas are: Reading 18, Listening 17, Writing 17, Speaking 20) or Pearson Test of English Academic 52 (the minimum score required in each skill area is 51)
Applicants must hold 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English or equivalent (reformed GCSEs grade 4 or above).
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
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