University of Greenwich

Psychology University of Greenwich Degree level: Undergraduate

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Course summary

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As well as preparing you to pursue further training for a career in Psychology, our degree will also help you attain skills that prospective employers in a range of careers find attractive. Modules reflect the breadth of the discipline, from cognitive psychology and neuroscience to developmental psychology and social psychology.

The degree, which is accredited by the British Psychological Society, includes a project. If you pass this and graduate with at least second-class honours, you will be eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership of the BPS, which is a necessary first step for people hoping to undergo further training to become a Chartered Psychologist.

Students on this course can follow a pathway in Forensic Psychology, which leads to the degree of BSc (Hons) Psychology (Forensic Psychology) or a pathway in Sport Psychology, which leads to the degree of BSc (Hons) Psychology (Sports Psychology)

Course details

Modules

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.
Research Methods in Psychology 1 (30 credits)
Introduction to Psychology (30 credits)
Academic and Personal Development: Psychology Research and Skills (30 credits)
Students are required to choose 30 credits from this list of options.

Introduction to Applied Psychology (30 credits)
Introduction to Counselling (30 credits)

Year 2
Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.
Research Methods in Psychology 2 (30 credits)
Cognitive Psychology & Neuroscience (15 credits)
Brain and Behaviour (15 credits)
Psychopathology and Clinical Psychology (15 credits)
Personality and Individual Differences (15 credits)
Developmental Psychology (15 credits)
Social Psychology (15 credits)

Year 3
Students are required to study the following compulsory modules.
Psychology Project (30 credits)

Students are required to choose 45 credits from this list of options:
Advanced Social Psychology (15 credits)
Child Psychology and Education (15 credits)
Psychology and Neuroscience: Trends and Issues (15 credits)
Adult Development and Mental Health (15 credits)
Introduction to Organisational Psychology (15 credits)
Investigative Forensic Psychology (15 credits)
Psychology of Exceptional Human Experience (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 45 credits from this list of options:
Psychology of Sport (15 credits)
Advanced Statistical Methods (Level 6) (15 credits)
Applied Clinical Neuropsychology (15 credits)
Social Forensic Psychology (15 credits)
Cross-Cultural Psychology (15 credits)
Evolutionary Psychology (15 credits)
Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology (15 credits)

Assessment method

Students are assessed through:
Seen and unseen examinations
Multiple choice quizzes
Essays
Reflective accounts
Critiques
Practical lab reports
Posters.


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!

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Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1
  • Year 2

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 120 points
A level BBB
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) DDM
Access to HE Diploma We will consider combinations of Distinctions, Merits and Passes that total 120 UCAS Points.
GCSE/National 4/National 5 3 GCSEs (grade 4/ (C) including English Language and Maths or Science

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

https://www.gre.ac.uk/undergraduate-courses/eduhea/psychology-bsc-hons

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 Year 1
EU £9,250 Year 1
England £9,250 Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 Year 1
Scotland £9,250 Year 1
Wales £9,250 Year 1

Additional fee information

Please see our website for full information, including course exceptions - https://www.gre.ac.uk/finance/fees/undergraduate-fees

Provider information

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University of Greenwich
Old Royal Naval College
Park Row
Greenwich
SE10 9LS


Course contact details

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