Northumbria University

101–150 th
Young University Rankings 2018
501–600 th
World University Rankings 2018
Ellison Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 8ST, United Kingdom


Interested in the study of people and their behaviour? Want to find out more about the workings of the human mind? Whether you’re looking for a specialist area of psychology or prefer to follow a general route, the BSc in Psychology could be the course for you. You will have the option to tailor your degree through option choice and leave with one of our specialist awards or choose to follow the more general BSc (Hons) Psychology. Depending upon which route you choose to take, the following awards are potential outcomes of this course: BSc (Hons) Psychology BSc (Hons) Psychology (Health Psychology) BSc (Hons) Psychology (Clinical Psychology) BSc (Hons) Psychology (Business Psychology) BSc (Hons) Psychology (Forensic Psychology) BSc (Hons) Psychology (Experimental Psychology) Taught by experienced, approachable research-active staff who take an innovative approach to learning, you will develop an understanding of the theories behind the ways we think and behave, examining a wide range of psychology disciplines including; cognitive psychology, psychobiology, developmental and social psychology. Lab sessions give you valuable hands-on practical experience and you’ll have access to state-of-the art facilities including the Brain Performance and Nutrition Research Centre. The work placement and your final year research project will develop your personal and professional skills, and graduates will be eligible to apply for Graduate Membership of the British Psychological Society.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £14,000