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Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers94%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
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- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
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We are driven to provide the most stimulating university experience possible for our students, and the quality of the student experience within the School of Psychology is very important to us. A team of psychology students and staff work collaboratively to develop an experience that enables students to develop a passion for psychology, and engage with a range of psychological topics in lectures, tutorials and beyond. This is illustrated by the award winning student Psychology Society (PsySoc) which arranges regular social events and activities, creating an active and vibrant student community. Our excellent teaching and research facilities are located in the centre of the historic Stratford Campus and provide state-of-the-art laboratories and equipment to support the research undertaken by staff and students across the School. Laboratories include: • an infancy lab • a neuro-imaging lab • an eye-tracker lab • a qualitative research methods lab • a recreational drugs and psychophysiology lab • a virtual reality lab We also have a suite of counselling rooms, equipped with DVD video recording facilities, where you can develop counselling skills or conduct interviews for research purposes, and private rooms for your studies and research.
YEAR 1 Researching Psychological Worlds (core) Perspectives on Behaviour: Biological, Social and Differential (core) Introduction to Cognitive and Developmental Psychology (core) Thinking like a psychologist (core) YEAR 2 Researching Psychological Worlds 2 (core) Applications of psychobiology, individual differences and social psychology (core) Topics in Cognitive and Developmental Psychology (core) Forensic Psychology: The Justice System (optional) Cognitive Neuropsychology (optional) Psychology of Mental Health (optional) The Psychology of Personal Development (optional) The Psychology of Ageing (optional) Counselling Psychology (optional) Psychological Perspectives on Work Experience (optional) YEAR 3 Psychological Research Project (core) Employability and developing your graduate career pathway (core) Research Conference (optional) Forensic Psychology: Criminal Conduct (optional) Occupational Psychology (optional) Health Psychology (Optional) Psychological Perspective on Power Politics and Political Violence (optional) Psychology of Choice: Decision Making and Risk Perception (optional) Applied Child Psychology (optional) Applied Child Psychology with Placement (optional) Drugs and Addictive Behaviours (optional) Psychoneuroimmunology (optional) Psychology of Emotions (optional) Mental Distress in Context (optional) Evolutionary Psychology (optional) Frontiers in Cognitive Science: Isusses in the study of mind, embodiment and consciousness (optional) Psychology, Identity and Society (optional) Wellbeing and Resilience in the face of conflict and disaster (optional) Psychology of Belief Anomalistic Psychology (optional)
UEL's students have one thing in common, their drive to achieve their ambitions. We create an environment that allows our students to reach their goals, through an inspiring atmosphere and teaching that is designed with your future in mind. Students' attitudes are reflected in UEL's ambitions to grow and regenerate.
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