Our BSc (Hons) Psychology degree* gives you a 100% online and part-time way to discover the fascinating world of psychology. Developed and led by Chartered Psychologists, this recognised qualification prepares students for a wide range of careers and opportunities.
Modules are diverse, covering topics such as forensic and investigative psychology, education psychology, the psychology of sport and exercise, and critical social psychology. Students also have the opportunity to write a 30-credit final project on a psychology topic of interest.
BSc (Hons) Psychology students will possess detailed knowledge of several specialised areas/or applications of psychology, have an understanding of the scientific and theoretical underpinnings of the discipline and will recognise the variability and diversity of psychological functioning and its significance.
Graduates looking to improve their career will also develop a number of transferable skills including critical-thinking, communication, evidence-based reasoning, investigative abilities, data analysis and many more.
Please note: This course is not accredited with the British Psychological Society (BPS).
* The start date and details of this course are still subject to University approval. In the event that approval is not granted by your course start date, an alternative date will be offered or a full refund given. If we need to make changes to this programme as part of the University of Essex validation process, we will communicate these to you at the earliest possible date.