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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Chester

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Delve deep into the mind and discover more about how people think, behave and feel on this BPS-accredited degree course.

Course overview

The School of Psychology at Chester offers Single Honours degrees accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). The degree structure will allow you to study a wide range of areas of Psychology alongside the core modules at all levels of your degree. There are also options for study overseas.

Why study this course with us?

If you are interested in a professional career in psychology, there are specialist routes through the course where you can take relevant elective modules at each level.

As well as allowing you to study a broad range of optional modules at all levels alongside the core areas required for British Psychological Society accreditation a Psychology degree from Chester will equip you with a broad range of employability skills, including literacy, numeracy, critical appraisal, data handling, communication, and logical problem-solving skills.

We also offer an optional further year of study abroad that you take between your second and third years of study. As this is an additional year this means you can use this as an opportunity to pursue areas of study of your choice.

Teaching methods

The Department of Psychology is housed in two linked buildings with specialist rooms. Our degree has a strong focus on real-world applications, and there is an emphasis on learning through practical activity where possible.

Assessment

Assessment methods for each module vary, but usually include coursework and examinations. Assessments are designed to develop your employability skills as well as allowing you to show your understanding of psychology.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

University of Chester

  • University League Table

    72nd

  • Campus address

    University of Chester, Parkgate Road, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 4BJ, England

A beautiful, historic and exciting city lies at the heart of the student experience. Chester offers a welcoming community with plenty to keep students busy.
With over 15,000 students from 130 countries, Chester provides a vibrant, diverse and safe location for an ever-growing number of international students.
International students can choose from over 200 courses across all levels, all with an emphasis on how practical learning increases employability prospects.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    68th out of 118 20

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    114 55%

    69th

    18
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54 54%

    61st

    33
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.24 85%

    9th

    1

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