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About the Course
  • Merthyr
  • 01 September 2022
  • Humanities
  • Full Time
Course Outline

The course of study will allow the individual to research and study themes and issues based in psychology.  Students will cover different psychological approaches and theory and through a preparation to work module they will learn how to apply these theories in practice.

Entry Requirements

You will normally have to have one of the following: 1. BTEC vocational qualification at level 3 in an appropriate area 2. At least an A Level pass in an appropriate area 3. An alternative level 3 qualification in an appropriate area or 4. Mature applicant

What will I learn?

Year 1 - Theoretical approaches to psychology, research methods, psychology in everyday life, biological psychology, cognitive psychology and individual differences.

Course Assessment

A range of assessment methods including; Essays, MCQs, Portfolios and case studies.

Career Progression

Completion of the foundation degree can lead to entry onto the second year of a BSC Hons qualification in the University of South Wales. Some students seek employment linked to thier voluntary placements.  Students are expected to undertake voluntary work

Duration

01 September 2022 - 31 July 2023

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