Psychology

Degree Structure

A degree in Psychology (BSc) is taught via a selection of compulsory and optional courses to enhance your learning, preparing you for a future career or further study. In each year you will take courses adding up to 120 credits. Depending on the number of compulsory and optional courses offered by your degree, you can also choose other eligible courses which fit your timetable.

First Year

Compulsory Courses

  • Introductory Psychology I: Concepts and Theory (PS1009)
  • Introductory Psychology I: Methods and Applications (PS1011)
  • Introductory Psychology II: Concepts and Theory (PS1509)
  • Introductory Psychology II: Methods and Applications (PS1511)

Optional Courses

  • Select a further 60 credit points from courses of choice, including 30 credit points from Sustained Study, Discipline Breadth or Sixth Century courses.

Second Year

Compulsory Courses

  • Advanced Psychology A: Concepts and Theory (PS2017)
  • Advanced Psychology A: Methods and Applications (PS2018)
  • Advanced Psychology B: Concepts and Theory (PS2517)
  • Advanced Psychology B: Methods and Applications (PS2518)

 Optional Courses

  • Select a further 60 credit points from courses of choice, including 30 credit points from Sustained Study, Discipline Breadth or Sixth Century courses.

Third Years

  • Methodology A (PS3015)
  • Psychological Assessment (PS3011)
  • Perception (PS3012)
  • Biological Psychology (PS3014)
  • Methodology B (PS3522)
  • Social Psychology (PS3520)
  • Developmental Psychology (PS3518)
  • Memory and Language (PS3519)

Fourth Years

Compulsory Courses

  • Psychology Thesis (PS4019)
  • Senior Honours Level 4 Psychology A (PS4036)
  • Senior Honours Level 4 Psychology B (PS4536)

Optional Courses

  • Select a further 30 credit points from Discipline Breadth or Sixth Century courses.
  • A graduating curriculum for the Honours programme must include 90 credit points from Level 4 courses.

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