This is a dynamic program of study that provides students with a comprehensive understanding of psychology as a science that is of importance to all social processes, allowing them an insight into fundamental theoretical and methodological concepts, concepts and frameworks of psychology as a scientific discipline, and through the various professional/ applied courses qualify them to continue further education and training in the area of their interest such as - psychological counselling, psychotherapy, coaching, selection and recruitment of personnel, marketing.
The main outcome of the study program is an educated student who knows how to think critically and analytically, to understand the basic concepts of psychological science, to apply the acquired knowledge in different fields of applied branches of psychology, respect the methodological and ethical principles governing the application of acquired knowledge in this field, has developed communication skills and skills necessary to perform counselling and therapeutic work of psychologists.
The most common areas of specialisation in professional applied psychology are:
Clinical and health psychology
(working in the health system)
(working in the education and school system)
Work and organisational psychology
(working in organisations and industry)
However, there is a growing range of other fields where psychologists have developed applications and professional activity.
- community psychology
- psycho-social intervention psychology
- counselling psychology
- economic psychology
- environmental psychology
- forensic and legal neuropsychology
- sport and exercise psychology
- crisis and disasters
- consumer behaviour