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Psychology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
Buckingham, United Kingdom
Our Psychology degree from University of Buckingham is designed to give you a head start in your career as a psychologist or in people-centred employment; covering all the core content you would expect from a British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited degree, in addition to exciting optional modules in the second year.
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Overview

As a student at Psychology degree from University of Buckingham, you will learn core theory and have the opportunity to study the eight areas of practitioner psychology, enabling you to make an informed choice on your future career as a psychologist. In addition, we have modules in distinct areas of study such as creativity and cyberpsychology. 

Graduates with Psychology from University of Buckingham will gain the following cognitive skills:

  • Integrate concepts from a range of theoretical domains. 
  • Develop a psychological understanding of general patterns of both typical and atypical behaviour. 
  • Use evidence based reasoning to examine theoretical, methodological, and ethical issues in psychological science. 
  • Use scientific reasoning to research design and implementation problems 
  • Develop and understanding of contextual, interpersonal and cultural factors that influence human psychology. 
  • Development of cognitive skills such as using critical thinking and evidence based reasoning.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    240 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Skills For Psychologists
  • Qualitative Methods & Analysis in Psychology
  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Counselling Psychology and Psychotherapy
  • Forensic Psychology 
  • Social Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    87

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    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.

  • Minimum required score:

    580

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • A-level BBB-BBC, IB:31-32 or equivalent alternative qualification
  • Applicants must also have GCSE English and Maths at Grade C / Grade 4, or above (or equivalent). 
  • If English is not your first language you will also need an IELTS score of 6.5 (with at least 6.0 in each component)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17800 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    12600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12600 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Buckingham

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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