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BSc Educational Psychology

Explore the application of psychological theories and principles in the context of education.

BSc Educational Psychology / Overview

Year of entry: 2019

Degree awarded
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Duration
3 years
Typical A-level offer
AAB
Typical contextual A-level offer (what is this?)
ABB
Typical International Baccalaureate offer

35 points overall. 6, 6, 5 in higher-level subjects.

Full entry requirements

How to apply
Apply through UCAS .

Course overview

  • Study a course accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), making you eligible for Chartered Membership of BPS.
  • Explore core areas of psychology, specifically in relation to education.
  • Learn from active researchers, and practicing educational and counselling psychologists.
  • Enhance your employability by undertaking work placements throughout the course.
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Educational Psychology at The University of Manchester

Open days

The University holds regular open days (usually in June, September and October) where you will have the opportunity to tour the campus and find out more about our facilities and courses.

On this day, you will find out more about the School of Environment, Education and Development and our resources, and meet academic and admissions staff who will be able to answer any questions you have.

For more information, see Open days

Fees

Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2019 will be £9,250 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £18,500 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate finance pages.

Policy on additional costs

All students should normally be able to complete their programme of study without incurring additional study costs over and above the tuition fee for that programme. Any unavoidable additional compulsory costs totalling more than 1% of the annual home undergraduate fee per annum, regardless of whether the programme in question is undergraduate or postgraduate taught, will be made clear to you at the point of application. Further information can be found in the University's Policy on additional costs incurred by students on undergraduate and postgraduate taught programmes (PDF document, 91KB).

Scholarships/sponsorships

Educational Psychology Award

One award of £2,000 is available to a BSc Educational Psychology offer holder with predicted grades of AAA minimum (or equivalent).

The successful candidate will be selected on the basis of their academic performance and the submission of a 500-word statement outlining their motivation for studying their subject.

The deadline for applications is Sunday, 31 March 2019.

Educational Psychology Bursary

As part of our ongoing commitment to widening participation, we're offering a £500 cash bursary to aspiring BSc Educational Psychology students eligible for a reduced-grade  contextual offer

This bursary is designed as a contribution to aid students with the cost of getting started at the university, such as textbooks and travel expenses.

Contact details

School/Faculty
School of Environment, Education and Development
Contact name
Recruitment & Admissions Office
Telephone
+44 (0)161 275 0969
Email
Website
http://www.seed.manchester.ac.uk/education
School/Faculty overview
See: The School .

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