The psychology component of the programme (75% of the curriculum) covers the discipline's main areas, namely social psychology, developmental psychology, cognitive psychology, biological psychology, individual differences, and research methods, and emphasises their application to various employment-related contexts. The management component (25%) of the programme introduces (and allows specialism within) marketing, human resource management, finance, and management.
Teaching is mainly via lectures, but large numbers of tutorials mean that staff and students know one another well. Assessment features a mixture of coursework and examination.
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 with Management students are doing six months after graduating:
- 66% are working
- 24% are studying
- 2% are working and studying.
- 45% 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:
- Sales occupations
- Business and public service associate professionals
- Caring personal services
- Welfare and housing associate professionals
- Customer service occupations
- Managers, directors and senior officials
- Teaching and educational professionals
- Elementary occupations
- Health professionals
- Business, research and administrative professionals