Psychology BSc (Hons)
Application deadlines: 15 January
Application fee: £12
International tuition: £13,750
Domestic tuition: £9,250
A well-respected and widely sought-after degree, studying Psychology equips students with skills in critical thinking and communication as well as scientific research methods, data analysis and data presentation skills. This broad range of transferable skills makes psychology graduates an attractive prospect for graduate employers. A psychology degree can open up diverse career options in areas such as research, healthcare, social work, marketing, the police services, teaching and human resources.
This program can be done
GCSEs Five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English and Maths Plus one of the following: A levels A minimum of 128 points from at least two A levels BTEC BTEC National Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit BTEC Extended Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit International Baccalaureate 30+ points Access course Pass in the QAA accredited Access to HE with at least 30 Level 3 credits at Merit. English and Maths GCSEs required as separate qualifications at grade C/4 or above. Equivalency not accepted within the Access qualification. Interview: No Work experience: No Personal statement selection criteria Clear communication skills, including good grammar and spelling Information relevant to the course applied for Interest in the course demonstrated with explanation and evidence English language requirements: If English is not your first language an IELTS score of 6.5 or equivalent when you start the course is essential.
A degree in psychology is also well-respected in a range of other sectors and can open up a variety of career opportunities. Examples include careers in: police services, teaching, social work, human resources, healthcare, research, advertising.