What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers93%
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£9,000
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- 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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â?¢ This cutting-edge programme was the first of its kind in the UK. â?¢ Graduates are entitled to Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society which is needed for future training as a Chartered Psychologist. â?¢ 96% student satisfaction. (National Student Survey 2016) â?¢ 93% of our graduates in work or further study within six months (Destinations of Leavers of Higher Education 2015 results). â?¢ In the Research Excellence Framework 2014, the leading national assessment of quality, 100% of the research we submitted was rated â??world leadingâ?? or â??internationally excellentâ?? for its impact. â?¢ Roehampton is ranked best modern university in London (Guardian University Guide 2016).
Year 1: introduction to counselling theory; practice of counselling skills; mind, body and brain (1); social and developmental psychology (1); research methods (1); psychology in practice. Year 2: models of counselling; reflective practice in counselling; personality psychology and abnormal behaviour; social and developmental psychology (2); research methods (2); preparing for independent research. Year 3: extended research project; mind, body and brain (2); psychological assessment for counselling; managing the counselling process. Optional modules: autism (an interdisciplinary approach); body movement, gaze and gesture; communication and social interaction; cognition and emotion; critical psychology; health psychology; neuropsychology; organisational psychology; positive psychology; the biology and psychology of alcohol misuse; sleep, dreaming, and consciousness; psychology of music; advanced abnormal psychology; criminal and forensic psychology; hands-on cognitive science; practical creativity and thinking skills; psychology of family and child wellbeing; social and cognitive development (family to school); topics in cognitive neuroscience.
The University of Roehampton is a friendly, modern, vibrant learning community set on a beautiful and historic campus in south-west London, near Richmond Park. The stunning 54-acre campus is only 30 minutes from the West End and 15 minutes bus ride to the vibrant centres of Putney, Hammersmith and Richmond.
How you'll spend your time
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- Lectures / seminars
- Independent study
How you'll be assessed
|Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
- Written exams
- Practical exams
What do the numbers say for
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What do students think about this subject here?
Here's how satisfied past students were – useful to refer to when you’re narrowing down your options. Our student score makes comparisons easier, showing whether satisfaction is high, medium or low compared to other unis.
Start building a picture of who you could be studying with by taking a look at the profile of people that have studied this subject here in previous years.
UK / Non-UK
Male / Female
Full-time / Part-time
Typical Ucas points
2:1 or above
Most popular subjects students studied before attending
Here's an idea of the academic background of students from previous years, to give you a flavour of the type of people who take this subject.
What are graduates doing after six months?
Here’s what students are up after they graduate from studying this subject here. We’ve analysed the employment rate and salary figures so you can see at a glance whether they’re high, typical or low compared to graduates in this subject from other universities. Remember the numbers are only measured only six months after graduation and can be affected by the economic climate - the outlook may be different when you leave uni. What do graduate employment figures really tell you?