University of Hull has opted into the TEF and received a Silver award.
Study human behaviour including memory, social relationships, child development and forensics, using our specialist scanning and testing facilities. Psychology has been a key discipline of study at Hull since 1928. This accredited degree will provide you with a firm foundation in the core areas of psychological science while giving you the option to study the topics that interest you in greater depth.
- A unique link between our BSc Psychology and our doctorate in Clinical Psychology offers a fast track to qualification while having your doctorate fees paid and receiving a salary from the NHS.
- 96% of our students are in work or further study six months after graduating (UK domicile full-time first degree leavers; Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education survey, for the academic year 2016/17 published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency 2018).
- Our degrees are fully accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) meaning our students are eligible for the graduate basis for chartered membership of the BPS.
- You will learn in a thriving, supportive environment and be taught by staff who are committed professionals and research psychologists.
- Students have an opportunity to spend a semester abroad at one of our selected European Partner Universities, which currently include universities in Italy, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Norway and Denmark.
Year 1 Core modules Research Skills 1 Cognition and Development 1 Brain and Behaviour 1 Research Skills 2 Social Psychology and Individual Differences 1 Global Challenge: The Psychological Effects of Adversity Year 2 Core modules Research Skills 3 Cognition and Development 2 Brain and Behaviour 2 Research Skills 4 Social Psychology and Individual Differences 2 Psychological Wellbeing and Distress Year 3 Core module Research Project Optional modules Study abroad - Psychology Psychology and Health Neuropsychology Positive Psychology: The Science of Happiness and Wellbeing Forensic Psychology Clinical Applications of Neuroscience: Theory and Practice Understanding Animal Minds The Social Brain and Autism Memory in the Real World Advanced Topics in Cognitive Development Psychology in Education The Ageing Brain Professional, Ethical, and Personal Issues in Clinical Psychology Clinical and Therapeutic Issues in Clinical Psychology Introduction to Assessment in Clinical Psychology All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- British Psychological Society
How to apply
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|Campus name||The University of Hull|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||Points can be from any qualification on the UCAS tariff, but must include at least 80 points from A levels BTEC Subsidiary Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma OCR Cambridge Technical Introductory Diploma, Diploma or Extended Diploma CACHE Diploma or Extended Diploma Irish Leaving Certificate Scottish Highers Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Diploma or a combination of appropriate Level 3 qualifications|
|Access to HE Diploma||M: 45 credits|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||with a 5 in standard level maths|
Applicants must also have GCSE Mathematics at Grade C/4 or an equivalent qualification Applicants with other qualifications are welcome to apply.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
Please click below for a list of the English language qualifications we accept.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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