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Due to launch April 2020. Applications open 16 December. (Subject to academic approval)

This programme will provide you with a thorough understanding of psychology as a science, covering the core areas of psychology and their application.

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A holistic approach to studying the human mind.

Stimulating content and problem-solving techniques will be applied to real life situations across areas such as healthcare, social care, education and law. There is also an emphasis on research and its application and on the use as well as acquisition of psychological knowledge through exposure to real world issues.

As a graduate of this programme, you will be able to:

  • demonstrate a sound understanding of all the main areas of psychology.
  • demonstrate the ability to exercise critical judgement in the evaluation of research in the field.
  • apply a critical understanding of essential concepts, principles and research in psychology, and critically evaluate the results, in the context of loosely defined scenarios, using structured arguments based in empirical evidence.
  • demonstrate the ability to produce a substantial piece of original or empirical research work.