Issuu on Google+ +44 (0) 23 8059 3475

Make a difference. BSc (Hons) Education Studies and Psychology

New for 2011 BSc (Hons) Education Studies and Psychology The School of Education and the School of Psychology have validated a new BSc (Hons) in Education Studies and Psychology to start from October 2011 and will be available to students applying for University courses from 2010-11 onwards.

Combined honours

Modules to be delivered on the BSc (Hons) Education Studies and Psychology Semester 1

Year 1

The Programme

Course details

Duration: Three years full-time honours degree Entry requirements: AAB/340 points or equivalent for other qualifications UCAS code: check our website.

Year 2

Year 3

Graduate Passport Scheme

This programme is designed for students who possess a broad range of interests in the interdisciplinary area of Education and Psychology. As such, it provides a valuable first qualification for those seeking employment in a variety of related settings including private or public sectors, social and educational research, local authorities, educational development within community learning, education welfare or education-related work within charity organisations. In addition, it will provide a useful stepping stone to further study in education or psychology, either masters and then doctorate level, or in PGCE Primary and Post- Compulsory Education and Training.

Semester 2

Introduction to psychology Module One

Research methods and data analysis Module One

Introduction to contemporary Issues in education

Free option choice School module OR Psychology module OR Free option

Introduction to psychology

Introduction to research in education

Free option Introduction to social justice choice School module and inclusion OR Psychology module OR Free option

Social psychology

Language & memory

Employability & working in educational settings

Politics, policy & economics in education

Individual differences: personality & intelligence

Developmental psychology

Research methods in education

Leading & managing education OR Understanding learning: digital literacies

Psychology seminar option

Psychology seminar option OR Lifelong & work-related learning OR Current issues in teaching & learning in schools

Emerging Dissertation approaches The new (double module with ÂŁxxx million School ofeducation Education to education building offers or two single modules with state of the art facilities. research psychology)

Psychology seminar option

Social justice & inclusive education

Psychology seminar option OR International perspectives on global issues in education OR Education & teaching for health and wellness

How can you find out more?

Contact one of our tutor: Dr Julie Price email: telephone: 023 8059 7521

BSc Education Studies and Psychology