This three'year programme, accredited by the British Psychological Society, exposes you to the widest possible coverage of the field of psychology. There is also the opportunity for a measure of specialisation within your studies, in order to make informed and rational decisions about your future career.
Modules include: Year 1: Psychobiology; perception; memory and human learning; conditioning; skills; information processing; cognitive development in infancy and childhood; the psychology of social influence; laboratory course; statistics; computing. Year 2: Advanced courses on topics from Year 1; psycholinguistics; cognition; typical development in infancy and childhood; stress and psychopathology; personality; motivation; attitudes and attitude change; laboratory work; statistics; advanced option in the use of computers in psychology. Year 3: Research project; options from: social science (cognitive and social development; social psychology; personality and psychopathology; occupational psychology); cognitive science (perception and memory; movement and skills; language and cognition; human neuropsychology; mathematical and computational psychology); biological science (evolution of social behaviour and adaptive behaviour; human neuropsychology; neurobiology of vision); special options (typical development; clinical psychology; experimental analysis of behaviour; speech and learning; philosophical issues in psychology); development of cognitive systems; advanced multivariate statistical methods in psychology.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees||Fee type|
- SQA Advanced Higher AAA
- Irish Leaving Certificates AAAAA
- GCE A-level AAA-A*AA
- European Baccalaureate 85%-90%
- Course specific
- GCE AS-level
- International Baccalaureate
- SQA Higher
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 90%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 92%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 97%
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Total Written: 70%
Total Coursework: 30%