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BSc (Hons)Mathematics and Psychology

University of Stirling
United Kingdom, Stirling
Tuition fee £15,100 per year
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Overview

Mathematical training develops specific skills and broad analytical expertise, which are valued across all professions. There is also a particular demand for graduates who not only have quantitative skills, but also know how to use them.

This course delivers that sought-after combination – through their teaching style, and our focus on real-world applications of both mathematical and statistical techniques. For example, you’ll use the mathematics computing laboratories as an integral part of your learning process, making your study as much experimental as theoretical.

Computing Science and Mathematics division provides a stimulating and supportive learning environment, and they’ve a strong and active research group. Its primary interest is the application of mathematics to biology, economics and life sciences.

Choose the BA (Hons) / BSc (Hons) Education (Secondary) degree and learn from world-leading
The award-winning Psychology course sits at the cutting edge of inter-disciplinary scientific research. It 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.

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

Career opportunities

Jobs related to mathematics include:

analyst
accountancy
science research
systems developer
statistician
teacher
data
finance and insurance
modeller
software tester

There is a growing need for graduates with mathematical skills in business, research and the sciences. This course provides both the theoretical background and the quantitative skills you need to solve real-world problems.

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

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