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As well as preparing you to pursue further training for a career in Psychology, our degree will also help you attain skills that prospective employers in a range of careers find attractive. Modules reflect the breadth of the discipline, from cognitive psychology and neuroscience to developmental psychology and social psychology. The degree, which is accredited by the British Psychological Society, includes a project. If you pass this and graduate with at least second-class honours, you will be eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership of the BPS, which is a necessary first step for people hoping to undergo further training to become a Chartered Psychologist. We offer pathways in Forensic Psychology, Child Psychology and Sports Psychology, which lead to the awards of BSc Hons Psychology (Forensic Psychology), BSc Hons Psychology (Child Psychology), and BSc Hons Psychology (Sports Psychology) respectively.
Year 1 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Research Methods in Psychology 1 (30 credits) Introduction to Psychology (30 credits) Academic and Personal Development: Psychology Research and Skills (30 credits) Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options. Introduction to Applied Psychology (30 credits) Introduction to Counselling (30 credits) Year 2 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Research Methods in Psychology 2 (30 credits) Cognitive Psychology & Neuroscience (15 credits) Brain and Behaviour (15 credits) Psychopathology and Clinical Psychology (15 credits) Personality and Individual Differences (15 credits) Developmental Psychology (15 credits) Social Psychology (15 credits) Year 3 Students are required to study the following compulsory modules. Psychology Project (30 credits) Students are required to choose 45 credits from this list of options: Advanced Social Psychology (15 credits) Child Psychology and Education (15 credits) Psychology and Neuroscience: Trends and Issues (15 credits) Adult Development and Mental Health (15 credits) Introduction to Organisational Psychology (15 credits) Investigative Forensic Psychology (15 credits) Psychology of Exceptional Human Experience (15 credits) Students are required to choose 45 credits from this list of options: Psychology of Sport (15 credits) Advanced Statistical Methods (Level 6) (15 credits) Applied Clinical Neuropsychology (15 credits) Social Forensic Psychology (15 credits) Cross-Cultural Psychology (15 credits) Evolutionary Psychology (15 credits) Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (15 credits)
Students are assessed through: Seen and unseen examinations Multiple choice quizzes Essays Reflective accounts Critiques Practical lab reports Posters.
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How to apply
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15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
- Year 2
|UCAS Tariff||120 points|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM|
|Access to HE Diploma||We will consider combinations of Distinctions, Merits and Passes that total 120 UCAS Points.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||3 GCSEs (grade 4/ (C) including English Language and Maths or Science|
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Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|