Psychology with Education Studies (Hons), B.Sc. | De Montfort University | Leicester, United Kingdom
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Psychology with Education Studies (Hons)

36 months
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15250 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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About

A well-respected and widely sought-after degree, studying Psychology with Education Studies (Hons) BSc programme offered at De Montfort University equips you with skills in critical thinking and communication as well as scientific research methods, data analysis and data presentation skills.

Overview

A psychology degree can open up diverse career options in areas such as research, healthcare, social work, marketing, the police services, teaching and human resources.

On completion of the course you will also be eligible for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS); your first step to becoming a chartered psychologist. During this course you will combine the study of psychology with study of the practice and history of education and contemporary issues within education.

The Psychology with Education Studies (Hons) BSc programme at De Montfort University gives you an understanding of theories and research regarding the scientific study of mind and behaviour. You will also receive research methods training and be supported to undertake your own original Psychology research project in the final year of your studies.

Graduate Careers

Many of our students continue on to further postgraduate study within Psychology, along a number of accredited pathways.  For example, you may wish to continue your professional development with one of the postgraduate degrees delivered at DMU.

A degree in psychology is also well-respected in a range of other sectors and can open up a variety of career opportunities. Examples include careers in:

  • Police services
  • Teaching
  • Educational psychology
  • Special needs co-ordination
  • Social work
  • Human resources
  • Healthcare
  • Research
  • Advertising

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Historical Perspectives in Psychology
  • Historical and Contemporary Issues in Education 
  • Further Research Methods for Psychologists
  • Biological Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Personality and Intelligence
  • Social Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

GCSEs:

  • Five GCSEs at grade C/4 or above including English Language or Literature

Plus one of the following:

A levels:

  • A minimum of 120 points from at least two A levels

BTEC:

  • BTEC National Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit
  • BTEC Extended Diploma - Distinction/Distinction/Merit

International Baccalaureate:

  • 30+ points

Access course:

  • Pass in the QAA accredited Access to HE overall 120 UCAS tariff  with at least 30 L3 credits at Merit. English GCSE required as separate qualification. Equivalency not accepted within the Access qualification. It is normally required that students have had a break from full-time education before undertaking the Access course.

More requirements:

  • International application form
  • A copy of your qualifications
  • A copy of your English language certificate
  • A personal statement of at least 500 words explaining why you want to study your chosen course at DMU and any additional information
  • A copy of your passport
  • One reference

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Leicester

751 - 1426 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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