This Psychology degree will introduce you to the main disciplines of social, developmental, cognitive and biological psychology - plus individual differences and research methods. The course examines how this information can apply in the real world, in terms of general employment and careers in psychology. You'll also have the opportunity to take optional courses from other subjects like biological sciences, management, or languages.
Teaching is mainly through lectures. But, this Psychology degree also includes lots of tutorials, which means that you can really get to know our staff. Assessment is a mixture of coursework and exams.
Our degree in Psychology is accredited against the requirements for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society (BPS).
Work and study
This is what our BSc (Hons) Psychology students are doing six months after graduating:
- 75% are working
- 15% are studying
- 5% are working and studying.
- 40% of those working are in a professional/managerial position six months after graduating.
- The average salary of students six months after graduating: £18000
- The average UK salary of students six months after graduating from a similar course: £17000
These are the most common jobs students go into six months after graduating:
- Caring personal services
- Business and public service associate professionals
- Sales occupations
- Teaching and educational professionals
- Health professionals
- Business, research and administrative professionals
- Welfare and housing associate professionals
- Administrative occupations
- Childcare and related personal services
- Customer service occupations