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BA (Hons)English Studies and Psychology

University of Stirling
United Kingdom, Stirling
Tuition fee £17,900 per year
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Overview

Stirling’s University award-winning Psychology course sits at the cutting edge of inter-disciplinary scientific research. We focus on important societal problems such as detection of criminals and improvement of health outcomes. After introducing Psychology to you as a biological and social science, They’ll cover topics as diverse as brain functioning, development and social behaviour. You’ll develop a deep knowledge and understanding of mind and behaviour.

Their course was recognised by the British Psychological Society for our innovative, student-led teaching initiatives and commitment to integrating employability. They described our course as being ‘at the forefront of the student-led teaching experience in Psychology across the UK’, and commended our staff, who ‘clearly care about the wellbeing and development of their students, and provide a nurturing learning environment

English Studies at the University of Stirling offers you the perfect chance to dedicate yourself to reading and enjoying a range of great novels, plays and poems from across the world. Your own creative writing can form part of this degree, too – as we believe it aids your understanding of literary style and technique and develops your imagination. It’s just one of the factors that makes our BA a little different from other English courses.
English Studies at the University of Stirling offers you the perfect chance to dedicate yourself to reading and enjoying a range of great novels, plays and poems from across the world. Your own creative writing can form part of this degree, too – as we believe it aids your understanding of literary style and technique and develops your imagination. It’s just one of the factors that makes our BA a little different from other English courses.

Career opportunities

An estimated 15-20% of Psychology graduates eventually become professional psychologists. Graduates can specialise in

clinical psychology
forensic psychology
counselling
educational psychology
occupational psychology
mental health
therapy
sport
health and wellbeing
crime
Many other careers will see psychology as a useful degree, such as:

psychotherapy
advice worker
market research
counsellor
life coach
human resources
play therapy
any job that requires insight into human behaviour

Jobs directly related to a BA English include, but are definitely not limited to:

Newspaper, magazine or online journalist
Copywriter
Writer
Editorial Assistant
Secondary school teacher / English as a foreign language teacher
Publishing copy-editor/proof-reader
Academic
An English degree is also ideally suited to areas such as: Public Relations, Broadcasting, Marketing, Social Media, Advertising and the Arts.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States