Leeds Beckett University

Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

Develop a thorough and critical understanding of psychological theory and research methods. As part of this course you’ll:

  • Apply this expertise to your study of human behaviour
  • Question why humans act the way they do, delving into specialist areas including drug abuse, clinical and forensic psychology and cognitive neuroscience
  • Conduct contemporary psychological research, including laboratory experiments, interviews and focus groups
  • Learn from a diverse and experienced teaching team with expertise in areas such as drug addiction, stress, dreams, body image, language, emotion and child development
  • Be assessed on tasks that mirror real-world activities
  • Learn how to apply your knowledge in the workplace
This course is accredited by The British Psychological Society.

Course details


Year 1 Core Modules:

  • Mind, Brain & Behaviour
  • Psychology & Mental Health
  • Introducing Psychology
  • Research Methods in Psychology I
  • Introduction to Social & Developmental Psychology
Year 2 Core Modules:
  • Social Psychology
  • Research Methods in Psychology 2
  • Individual Differences & Work Behaviour
  • Psychological Development Through the Lifespan
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Behavioural Neuroscience
  • Research Methods in Psychology 3
In addition, choose from a list of Year 2 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list. Year 3 Core Modules:
  • Critical & Philosophical Issues in Psychology
  • Final Year Project
In addition, choose from a list of Year 3 option modules. Please check our website for a full and up-to-date list.

Professional bodies

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

  • British Psychological Society

How to apply

Application codes

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Unistats information

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Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £14000 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £14000 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Psychology at Leeds Beckett University - UCAS