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Psychology and Child Development (Single Honours), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
Leeds, United Kingdom
The Psychology and Child Development (Single Honours) program at Leeds Trinity University will help you to develop your critical and analytical skills by linking theory to practice. You’ll also complete two professional work placements during your degree, applying your skills and knowledge in child-centered organizations.
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Overview

In your final year, you’ll get the opportunity to specialise in child development-themed learning and teaching, which will further develop the knowledge and skills you need to make a real difference to people’s lives in the wider community.

The Psychology and Child Development (Single Honours) program at Leeds Trinity University creates a supportive and lively learning environment, in which you’ll learn through teamwork and collaboration, and will teach you through a mix of workshops, practicals, and lectures, with a strong focus on student-led learning.

Your assessments will focus on developing your employability skills, as well as developing and demonstrating your academic learning. Most assessments are individual, but we also have some group-based assessments to help you to develop your team working skills.

Graduate Opportunities 

​You'll open doors to a wide range of postgraduate qualifications and careers in child and educational psychology, clinical psychology, teaching, and counseling. You'll also be well-prepared for many child-centered roles in the public and private sectors, including social and education research, community projects and charitable organizations. Your degree will also prepare you for postgraduate study in any area of psychology.

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Program Level Assessment
  • Research Methods in Psychology 
  • Psychological Approaches to Personality and Intelligence
  • Cognition and the Brain
  • Educational Psychology 
  • Psychology of Social Issues 
  • Ethics, Society and Employability

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Transcripts
  • English language qualification
  • References (in English)
  • Copy of your passport if available

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for Leeds

  • 637 - 1110 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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