University of Sunderland

Degree level: Undergraduate

Psychology with Counselling

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Course summary

TEF Silver

University of Sunderland has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.

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Gain wide-ranging insights into how people behave and how they can be helped to tackle problems. Learn how we interact with each other, the decisions we make and the thinking behind this. Graduate with a broad skill set that can be applied to careers in social work, public services, counselling, clinical or forensic psychology or counselling. Psychology is about people, how they think, act, react and interact. Counselling is about listening to people, giving them time and space to explore the issues which are important to them. Explore two complementary and exciting disciplines with this integrated course.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

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!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course codeC8BX
Institution code S84
Campus nameCity Campus
Campus codeA

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 112 points From a minimum of two A Levels or equivalent (e.g. 1 x AVCE double award).
A level BBC
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DMM
Scottish Higher BBCCC
GCSE/National 4/National 5 We also require three passes at GCSE grade C or above, which must include Mathematics and English Language, or an equivalent qualification, for example; a minimum of Level 2 Key Skills in Communication and Application of Number. If you have studied for a GCSE which has a numerical grade then you will need to achieve a grade 4 or above.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

https://www.sunderland.ac.uk/study/psychology/undergraduate-psychology-councelling/#fees-and-reqs


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £9250 Year 1
England £9250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9250 Year 1
Scotland £9250 Year 1
Wales £9250 Year 1
International £12000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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