Awarded by: Lancaster University
Our BSc (Hons) Applied Psychology (Counselling & Health) with Foundation Entry degree course is designed for students who want to study Applied Psychology, but don’t have the necessary formal qualifications to start the Honours degree programme just yet. Our BSc (Hons) Applied Psychology (Counselling & Health) is a traditional Honours degree in which you will study all the major aspects of Psychology but will focus in particular on the areas of Counselling & Health.
Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
First year modules include:
Preparing for Higher Education
Foundation in Psychology
And one module from the choice of:
A World in Crisis? A Foundation in Social Science
Foundation in Mathematics
Foundation in English Language and Literary Studies
Foundation in Business and Finance
You will then move on to study the following modules in the remaining 3 years of the programme:
History and Context of Psychology
Introduction to Social Psychology
Introduction to Cognitive Psychology
Introduction to Counselling
Research Methods in Psychology 1
Client Centred and Behavioural Therapies
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Other Therapies
Issues in Counselling
Research Methods in Psychology 2
Minor Research Project
Major Research Project
Clinical Psychology & Psychopharmacology
Professional Issues in Psychology
Advanced Critical Thinking in Counselling and Psychology
This course is not accepting applications from Tier 4 international students. For more information, please contact the course provider.
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
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This means the year in which you would like to start the course.
‘Year 1’ means you will start in the first year.
‘Year 0’ means you will enter onto a foundation year.
You may be able to start some courses in the second or third years, if you meet certain criteria. You will need to discuss this with the university or college directly.
The following entry points are available for this course:
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If you studied A-levels or other Level 3 qualifications (eg. BTEC course) 5 or less years ago you can enter this course based on the UCAS points you have achieved. You’ll need to have a minimum of 32 UCAS points that are relevant to the study of Psychology or 48 UCAS points from a range of subjects that may not necessarily relate to Psychology. You may not need an interview if this applies to you.
We welcome applications from mature students without formal qualifications for these courses or from mature students whose Level 3 qualifications were gained more than 5 years ago. If this applies to you will be invited to interview to determine your eligibility to study based on your previously gained skills and experience