University of East London

Course Introduction

We are driven to provide the most stimulating university experience possible for our students, and the quality of the student experience within the School of Psychology is very important to us. A team of psychology students and staff work collaboratively to develop an experience that enables students to develop a passion for psychology, and engage with a range of psychological topics in lectures, tutorials and beyond. This is illustrated by the award winning student Psychology Society (PsySoc) which arranges regular social events and activities, creating an active and vibrant student community. Our excellent teaching and research facilities are located in the centre of the historic Stratford Campus and provide state'of'the'art laboratories and equipment to support the research undertaken by staff and students across the School. Laboratories include: an infancy lab a neuro'imaging lab an eye'tracker lab a qualitative research methods lab a recreational drugs and psychophysiology lab a virtual reality lab We also have a suite of counselling rooms, equipped with DVD video recording facilities, where you can develop counselling skills or conduct interviews for research purposes, and private rooms for your studies and research.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £14,040 ???abroad???
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons) £9,000 ???home???
5 years
Part Time
BSc (Hons) £2,250 ???home???

Qualifications required:

  • European Baccalaureate 65%
  • International Baccalaureate 25
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level BBC
  • BTEC National Diploma
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Award
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Diploma
  • BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units)
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)
  • BTEC Level 3 National Certificate

Key Course Information

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90% Overall, I am satisfied with the quality of the course

The course is well organised and is running smoothly 82%
I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 89%
The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 87%

£18,000 Average salary 6 months after course has finished

76% Go on to work and/or study

In work 51
Studying 20
Studying and working 5
Unemployed 18
Unknown 6

19% Total study time lectures

Total Written: 43%

Total Coursework: 57%

£4,095 - £4,349
Typical cost of university accommodation

£3,536 - £4,784
Typical cost of private accommodation