Psychology

Our academics are active researchers at the forefront of psychological development, each with their own area of expertise. You will gain the essential skills for a career in psychology and a range of other occupations.

Psychology with BPS Accreditation

Requires one science at A Level and GCSE Maths grade B or higher.

This double-weighted pathway allows students to study Psychology and receive accreditation from the British Psychological Society. It can only be taken alongside one other module and cannot be taken by BSc students intending to study abroad due to the accreditation regulations. It is also possible to take a single weighted non-accredited pathway in Psychology.

Year OneYear TwoYear Three
Understanding Psychology Cognitive Psychology Social Psychology
Investigating Psychology Brain and Behaviour Developmental Psychology
  Research Methods 1: Experimental Methods in Psychology Personality and Individual Differences Project
  Statistics  
  Research Methods 2: Asking questions, analysing responses  

Compulsory modules are highlighted in grey.


The information contained on the website with respect to modules is correct at the time of publication, but changes may be necessary, for example as a result of student feedback, Professional Statutory and Regulatory Bodies' (PSRB) requirements, staff changes, and new research.