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Psychology (Forensic Psychology) (Hons)

Nottingham Trent University

36 months
15600 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This engaging Psychology (Forensic Psychology) (Hons) accredited Psychology (Forensic Psychology) degree from Nottingham Trent University, explores our psychological understanding and response to offending behaviour, encompassing the police, the courts, the prison system and offenders.


The course covers all the core areas of Psychology stipulated by the BPS curriculum. This includes the workings of the brain; the processes and mechanisms of human thinking, feeling and behaviour; and how psychologists, psychological research and therapy can make a tangible and positive difference to people’s lives and society. You'll also consider how all of these impact and relate to forensic psychology.

Careers and employability

The Psychology (Forensic Psychology) (Hons) course from Nottingham Trent University is designed so that you can develop all the knowledge and skills that you'll need for your future career.

The degree caters for both students who wish to become professional psychologists and those who wish to pursue other careers. Throughout the course you will receive training on a range of skills that will appeal to employers, such as training in research methods, numeracy training in statistics, as well as gain experience developing and critically analysing ideas and arguments in written form or oral presentations.

During the first two years we will also encourage you to reflect on your skills and potential career paths to enable you to shape your university experience and development appropriately.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Psychology Tutorials
  • Psychological in Context (Forensic Psychology)
  • Research Methods One
  • Statistics One
  • Cognitive and Biological Psychology (one)
  • Social and Developmental Psychology (one)

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Three years full-time

  • A-levels – ABB; or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma – DDM; or
  • 128 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels or equivalent qualifications; and
  • GCSEs – English and Maths grade C / 4.
Four-year placement
  • A-levels – AAB; or
  • BTEC Extended Diploma – DDD; or
  • 136 UCAS Tariff points from three A-levels or equivalent qualifications; and
  • GCSEs – English and Maths grade C / 4.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15600 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 Nottingham

583 - 978 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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