London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

If you are fascinated by people and their behaviour, then we encourage you to explore the different genetic, biological, individual, social and developmental factors that make up humans today in this vocational course. A particular feature is the chance to specialise in a range of areas; from the sociology of cities to ethnicity and race. Our graduates go on to work in many areas ' from advertising to human resources, as well as social work and in research. Added value: We have several psychology labs equipped with AV and IT equipment.

Course Modules

Year 1 topics include: psychological perspectives; trends in contemporary society; sociological imagination; personality and social psychology; investigating the social. Year 2 topics include: individual differences; society and the individual; social psychology; interactive methods. Year 3 topics include: special topics in social psychology; research design and analysis; health psychology and addictive behaviour; contemporary social theory.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)
4 years
Part Time Day
BSc (Hons) £2,250  Credit module. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • Tariff 104
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma MMD
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • Course specific
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) DD
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units) D
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)