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BSc (Hons)Psychology

Northumbria University
United Kingdom, Newcastle
Tuition fee £13,000 per year
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Interested in the study of people and their behaviour? Want to find out more about the workings of the human mind? Whether you’re looking for a specialist area of psychology or prefer to follow a general route, the BSc in Psychology could be the course for you.

You will have the option to tailor your degree through option choice and leave with one of our specialist awards or choose to follow the more general BSc (Hons) Psychology.

Depending upon which route you choose to take, the following awards are potential outcomes of this course:

- BSc (Hons) Psychology
- BSc (Hons) Psychology (Health Psychology)
- BSc (Hons) Psychology (Clinical Psychology)
- BSc (Hons) Psychology (Business Psychology)
- BSc (Hons) Psychology (Forensic Psychology)
- BSc (Hons) Psychology (Experimental Psychology)

Taught by experienced, approachable research-active staff who take an innovative approach to learning, you will develop an understanding of the theories behind the ways we think and behave, examining a wide range of psychology disciplines including; cognitive psychology, psychobiology, developmental and social psychology.

Lab sessions give you valuable hands-on practical experience and you’ll have access to state-of-the art facilities including the Brain Performance and Nutrition Research Centre and the Centre for Sleep Research.

The work placement and your final year research project will develop your personal and professional skills, and graduates will be eligible to apply for Graduate Membership of the British Psychological Society.

Career opportunities

Northumbria’s Psychology BSc is designed to not only develop your understanding of the subject but also to enhance your transferrable and critical thinking skills. You will graduate with practical experience and research skills, along with the confidence and independent learning ability that will stand you in good stead for a variety of careers.

With the opportunity to apply for Graduate Membership of the British Psychological Society (BPS) you can take your first steps to becoming a Chartered Psychologist and follow a career path into clinical, forensic, educational, health, counselling psychology or you may choose to go into education and further study.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Oct 1, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States