|Study location||United Kingdom, Clifton campus|
|Type||Bachelor courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||3 years|
|Tuition fee||To be confirmed|
High school / secondary education (or higher)
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
At least 1 reference(s) should be provided.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Why choose this course?
You will benefit from:
specialist modules developing your transferable and employability skills
a wide subject area allowing for a variety of career options
tailored assessment and support with no formal exams in your final year
guaranteed interview for a PGCE course in your final year (subject to course entry conditions. See the careers tab for further details)
excellent facilities and experienced and enthusiastic tutors.
What will I study?
You will study two subject areas:
Psychology studies address all aspects of human behaviour and interaction and helps students to understand why and how we behave as we do. The strength of this subject is in its applied nature.
Education Studies modules consider all facets of how we learn and develop, as well as looking in detail at how education systems are organised, particularly the English system.
Alongside these subjects you will study the following core modules to develop your transferrable and employability skills.
Developing Learning in Higher Education
Build your own ‘toolbox’ of essential skills, such as academic writing, to help your transition into University study.
Learning in Contexts
This module spans all three years and has employability at its heart. It allows you to develop your personal and professional skills by putting the theory into practice. It also offers opportunities to achieve additional professional and external accreditation.
Field Placement (preparation)
Prepare for your second year placement with support on finding a suitable opportunity and understanding the skills you’ll need to succeed in the workplace.
This final year project focuses on your own research project, supported by a range of teaching and learning methods aimed at demonstrating your knowledge and ability to work independently.
Pursue your final year research project within a part-time placement, supported by University sessions and supervision.
Your career development
Within six months of graduating, 95% of our joint honours students are working or in further study (DHLE Survey, 2012 / 2013).
We also have a huge range of activities open to you to add interesting skills to your CV and stand out in the employment market.
Studying a Psychology and Education Studies combination provides a broad range of transferable skills which are highly rated by employers. You will not only understand the impact of human behaviour and interaction, but also how this affects learners and apply this to real-life situations.
The following illustrates possible careers areas you could enter using your psychology subject knowledge.
We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.