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Psychology with Counselling BSc (Hons)

York St John University

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UCAS CODE: C8B9

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Our Psychology with Counselling degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). On this course, you will learn about the key areas of psychological study, progressing to develop the skills and theoretical understanding needed for counselling careers. You will conduct research in different areas of psychology, including counselling psychology, within our dedicated laboratories.88%of Psychology with Counselling 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 the things you learn. Some of these topics include:Mental health and neurodiversityTrauma and the therapeutic relationshipCognitive neuroscience of language and memorySocial interaction and political psychologyBody image and bullying.In year 3 you will specialise in counselling psychology. You will learn about the theoretical foundations of different counselling approaches, including psychodynamic, humanistic and cognitive behavioural modalities.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

    106th

  • Campus address

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

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    86th out of 118 8

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    109 53%

    84th

    4
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    44 44%

    96th

    9
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.06 81%

    43rd

    9

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