801–1000 th
World University Rankings 2021
201–250 th
Young University Rankings 2020
151-200 th
European Teaching Rankings 2019
River House, 53-57 High Street, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, KT1 1LQ, United Kingdom

Business Psychology including Foundation Year - Kingston University

**Reasons to choose Kingston** - This degree is set to be accredited by the British Psychological Society (subject to accreditation as of Jan 2019), which will allow you to take the first step in becoming a chartered psychologist. - Kingston’s close links with businesses and clinics will expose you to real-life working environments and add valuable work experience to your CV. - You’ll use purpose-built research laboratories and psychological analysis equipment, such as eye trackers, a driving simulator, EEG (the recording of brain activity) and specialist survey software. **This course is offered with a Foundation Year in Social Sciences** The foundation year takes place the year before your degree. You will study four year-long modules that cover all subject areas (psychology, economics, sociology and politics) within social sciences. Upon successful completion of this foundation year you will progress to Year 1 of your chosen degree. **About this course** This degree is for anyone who wishes to use the insights offered by psychology to understand the behaviour of individuals, or groups, associated with business. The course combines business understanding with psychological theory. It will allow you to understand the effect of cognitive and social processes on business behaviour and decision making across an organisation; including marketing, finance, human resources and business strategy. You’ll use specialised equipment and software designed to test theories of business behaviour and decision making. You’ll be able to measure brain activity, analyse how decisions are made amongst choices and study how disruption can affect brain behaviour. You’ll have a wide choice of research projects that cover all aspects of business, ranging from cognitive psychology through to social psychology.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    4 years
  • Start date
    2020-09-14
  • Location
    Main Site,LondonUnited Kingdom