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Psychology with Sociology BSc (Hons)

University of Plymouth

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Course options

  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Interested to learn how we think and behave and how the social influences and structures of our everyday lives affect us? With this combined honours course, you’ll cover all aspects of human behaviour and our underlying thoughts, feelings and motivations. You’ll learn about the rapidly changing nature of contemporary society and graduate with a true understanding of the interaction between the individual mind and the social world in which we live.You will immerse yourself in an innovative and imaginative curriculum that’s continually shaped by the latest developments in psychological research. You’ll expand your horizons and experience with opportunities for international exchange and a year studying abroad. You’ll develop your skills as a scientist working alongside leading researchers with the Research Apprentice Scheme. You will gain invaluable experience and cultivate professional contacts by taking an optional placement year.* Take your first step to becoming a professional in your field – as a successful graduate, you’ll be eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership with the British Psychological Society, putting you on the ladder to becoming a professional psychologist.* Expand your horizons and experience with opportunities for international exchange and a year studying abroad (in Year 2).* Develop your skills as a scientist working alongside leading researchers with the Research Apprentice Scheme.* Maximise your learning with a personal tutor assigned throughout your studies to provide the support and guidance you need to get the most out of your course.* Shape your own study path with an exciting range of topics available through lectures, optional courses and project supervision.* Gain invaluable experience and cultivate professional contacts by taking an optional placement year.* Benefit from studying on a course that the Research Assessment Exercise rates as excellent for research and the Quality Assurance Agency praises for its quality of education.* Immerse yourself in an innovative and imaginative curriculum that’s continually shaped by the latest developments in psychological research.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 14,200per year

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University information

University of Plymouth

  • University League Table

    71st

  • Campus address

    Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, England

The university has a thriving international community, with over 2,500 students from more than 100 countries, and 80 partnerships in over 30 countries.
A dedicated international student advice team provides specialist support to international students, helping them settle into UK life.
The university is renowned for world-leading research, especially in the fields of marine and maritime, health technologies and sustainability.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    58th out of 118 1

    45th out of 102 12

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    128 60%

    50th

    3
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54 54%

    94th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.15 83%

    26th

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 212
    113 57%

    59th

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    55 55%

    57th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.49 90%

    1st

    15

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