Plymouth Marjon University

Degree level: Undergraduate
Awarded by: University of St Mark & St John

Psychology

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Course summary

This British Psychological Society accredited degree addresses the main areas of psychology; developmental, cognitive, biological, social, individual differences and research methods. You’ll be regularly putting theory into practice during your placement alongside your work with other students. Our course is structured through taught sessions and enquiry-based learning. Your intrigue around human behaviour will develop as you learn through both group and individually-based projects.

Course details

Modules

Foundations in Psychology, Social Psychology, Psychology in the lab, Foundations in Cognition and Development, Research Methods (mixed methods), Health and Wellbeing, Developmental psychology, Research Methods 2 (quants), Social Psychology and Leadership, Cognitive psychology, Research methods 3 (quals), Placement, Neuropsychology, Empirical Project, Contemporary contexts, Working with People, Community Psychology

Assessment method

Essay, Portfolio, Presentation, Timed assessment, Report, Artefact, Proposal, Reflective essay

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

Application codes

Course code:
R1D4
Institution code:
P63
Campus name:
Main Site
Campus code:
-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2
  • Year 3

Entry requirements for advanced entry (i.e. into Year 2 and beyond)

Year 2 – Higher National Certificate or evidence of 120 Credits gained at Higher Education. Module details will be required to check that previous study matches Marjon curriculum. Year 3 – Foundation Degree or evidence of 240 credits gained at Higher Education. Module details will be required to check that previous study matches Marjon curriculum.

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Other Level 3 qualifications will be considered

Additional entry requirements

Criminal records declaration (DBS/Disclosure Scotland)


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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
Channel Islands £9250 Year 1
International £11000 Year 1

Additional fee information

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