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Psychology with Professional Practice Year BSc (Hons)

University of Bedfordshire

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UCAS CODE: C808

Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Luton Campus

  • Study mode

    Sandwich / Placement

  • Start date

    SEP-23

  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

Following a career in the field of psychology, you can make a real difference to people’s lives. The skills and knowledge you’ll gain on this course – accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) – will put you on the path to making that difference as a chartered psychologist.Psychology can explain so much about our lives, from why we fall in love and need sleep to how others influence us. This course - taught by an academic team actively involved in leading-edge research - covers all the major areas of psychology, including cognitive, biological, social and developmental psychology, as well as individual differences and how psychology applies to everyday life. It also offers you the opportunity to specialise in your areas of interest such as counselling, criminal behaviour, mental health and occupational psychology.Your studies also develop your own abilities and understanding as you learn to consider and evaluate different perspectives; increase your self-awareness through enquiry, analysis, evaluation and reflection; build your independence and confidence through team activities and your own final-year research project.**Professional Practice Year**This course has the option to be taken over four years which includes a year placement in industry. Undertaking a year in industry has many benefits; you gain practical experience and build your CV. It's also a great opportunity to sample a profession and network with potential future employers. There is no tuition fee for the placement year enabling you to gain an extra year of experience for free.**Why choose this course?**- It is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and is your first step towards becoming a chartered psychologist- Our academic team are members of the Research Centre for Applied Psychology, applying psychology to a range of ‘real world’ situations and problems- You benefit from a wide variety of teaching methods including workshops, problem solving, simulations, computer-based activities and guided learning- You take part in research studies and run your own studies as part of your learning and assessment- The findings of your final-year research project are made available to your peers as part of the Psychology Undergraduate Research Conference

Application deadline

25 January

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University information

University of Bedfordshire

  • University League Table

    129th

  • Campus address

    University of Bedfordshire, Park Square, Luton, Luton, LU1 3JU, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    103rd out of 117 9

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    104 49%

    113th

    14
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    43.0 43%

    99th

    9
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.53 71%

    103rd

    3

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