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UCAS CODE: C800

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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    13-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Our Psychology degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). This course is your chance to explore a diverse field of scientific study as part of our vibrant academic community. You will conduct research in different areas of psychology within our dedicated laboratories.92%of Psychology, students were satisfied with their course. (National Student Survey 2020)In years 1 and 2 you will study the core areas of psychological science while practising your research skills in the laboratories every week. The research our academic staff carry out informs your learning. Some of these topics include:Cognitive neuroscience of language and memorySocial interaction and political psychologyChildren's cognitive development, including literacy, tool innovation, and imaginationBody image and bullyingMental health and neurodiversity.In year 3 you can tailor your degree to your interests and ambitions. You can choose from a range of modules that introduce professional specialisms such as clinical and forensic psychology. You can choose from optional modules that introduce professional specialisms, such as clinical and forensic psychology, or offer the chance to study advanced topics in psychological science. You will also conduct a piece of original research under the supervision of a member of academic staff in your dissertation module.As a Psychology student, you will have access to our dedicated lab spaces. You will use our computer labs for research methods classes and our suite of research labs for collecting data. The research labs include:EEG lab - for recording electrical activity in the brainEye-tracking lab - for monitoring gaze patterns with static or mobile eye trackersVirtual reality (VR) equipmentObservation lab - including wall and ceiling-mounted camerasA large collection of psychometric tests and questionnaires.Our dedicated team of technicians will support you when working with equipment in the laboratories.We focus on developing your employability throughout your degree. In our second year module, Psychology in Practice, you will complete work experience in a field related to your ambitions.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 12,750per year

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UCAS Points : 120

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University information

York St John University

  • University League Table

    103rd

  • Campus address

    York St John University, Lord Mayor's Walk, York, York, YO31 7EX, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    94th out of 118 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    111 51%

    80th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    50 50%

    105th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.12 82%

    34th

    6

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