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About the course Study in one of the UK’s largest schools of psychology, where you will learn from passionate academics who are world-leaders in the areas that they teach. You can tailor your course by choosing from an extensive range of modules and be confident that you’ll be supported by expert staff throughout your degree. Whatever your interest – clinical, child development, cognitive, forensic, health, social and applied psychology or neuroscience – we have the expertise to support you. You’ll enjoy some of the most advanced research facilities for studying psychology anywhere in the country. These include a child development research suite and the Clinical Imagine Sciences Centre housing MRI and PET-CT. Accreditation This course is British Psychological Society accredited. About Sussex Sussex graduates change the world. Our students become the leaders of the future, making discoveries, improving lives and changing things for the better. Study with us to join a welcoming and inspiring community of staff and students from more than 140 countries. Location We shape the world from a fantastic campus on the UK’s beautiful south coast. We are the only UK university surrounded by a national park, so you can step off campus to explore the hills and woodlands of the South Downs. The vibrant, colourful and creative seaside city of Brighton & Hove is just nine minutes away. With Brighton voted the happiest city in England for students, (Student Living Survey, Sodexo, 2018) there can be few better places to study.
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How to apply
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!
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Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|A level||AAB - AAA||You must have GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics, with at least grade 6 (grade B). You should also have a broad range of GCSEs 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||The BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma should be in Applied Science or Health and Social Care. You must have GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics, with at least grade 6 (grade B). You should also have a broad range of GCSEs grade 9-4 (A*-C), including good grades in relevant subjects.|
|Access to HE Diploma||Pass Diploma with at least 39 level 3 credits at Merit or above including 24-27 credits at Distinction. The Access course should normally be in Science or Social Science and/or contain Psychology units. You must have GCSE (or equivalent) Mathematics, with at least grade 6 (grade B).|
|Scottish Higher||AAABB - AAAAA||You will need Scottish National 5 in Mathematics at grade B|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||34 - 36 points||This score should be from the full IB Diploma.|
|Extended Project||We take the EPQ into account when considering your application and it can be useful in the summer when your results are released if you have narrowly missed the conditions of your offer. We do not routinely include the EPQ in the conditions of your offer but we sometimes offer alternative conditions that include the EPQ. If you wish to discuss this further please contact Admissions at email@example.com|
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6.5||Including at least 6.0 in each component.|
|PTE Academic||62||Including at least 56 in all four skills.|
|TOEFL (iBT)||88||TOEFL (iBT), including at least 20 in Listening, 19 in Reading, 21 in Speaking, 23 in Writing.|
Please see our English language requirements.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|