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Educational Psychology BSc (Hons)




What will I learn?

BSc Educational Psychology will provide you with a strong grounding in educational psychology - the application of psychological theories and principles to context of education.Educational Psychology is a broad field that draws upon multiple perspectives to help explain and understand human functioning and behaviour.The course will allow you to explore core areas of psychology specifically in relation to education, including biological, cognitive, social, and developmental psychology.It will also encourage you to consider the importance of individual differences.You will study both historical and contemporary thinking in these areas, and explore how they intersect with educational theories and philosophies.The course is a great option if you wish to:- begin a career pathway towards educational psychology (e.g. become an educational psychologist, play or behavioural therapist, or similar);- begin a career pathway towards other professional psychology training routes, with an educational focus (e.g. school-based counselling);- progress into teaching and education-based vocations, with a specialism towards pastoral responsibilities and/or special educational needs;- prepare for a research career within the public sector and/or private industry.

Which department am I in?

School of Environment, Education and Development

Study options

Full Time (3 Years)

Tuition fees
Information not available
Start date

18 September 2023


Main Site

University Recruitment And Adm,

Oxford Road,


M13 9PL, England

Entry requirements

For students from United States

We require Grades ABB-AAB. This must include Chemistry, either Mathematics or Biology, and one further rigorous academic subject (we do not accept General Studies or Critical Thinking). You are required to obtain a pass in the practical element of any science A-level taken.Selection for interview is based on predicted Grades BBB. Please note the specific offer conditions will be based on the assessment of the interviewer.Typical Contextual Offer: BBB-ABB (including specific subjects).

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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