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Psychology and English
Psychology and English (Joint Honours) BA (Hons)
Psychology and English (Joint Honours) BA (Hons)

Psychology and English (Joint Honours) BA (Hons)

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  • Level:3-Year Bachelor's Degree
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Admission Requirements

Entry requirement

  • A typical offer would be BCC at A Level or DMM at BTEC.

English requirement

  • IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent) with a minimum of 5.5 in all bands

Course Information

By choosing to study these subjects there is a higher level of flexibility in deciding your future employability pathway. This course is designed to enthuse and inspire you, broadening your knowledge of Psychology whilst fine tuning your understanding of English Literature. Both courses are taught by an enthusiastic and experienced team with substantial research and teaching experience.

You will learn new ways of understanding how and why people think and act as they do. They are also equipped with transferable, critical and analytical skills to enhance their employability. The course offers considerable flexibility and choice, whilst developing  your knowledge with a comprehensive and thorough understanding of English Literature from the performance poetry of the Early Middle Ages to contemporary literature. The aim of this course is to allow students to develop their own research interests through a wide range of optional modules and a final year dissertation. You will develop a critical understanding and high level of professional practice skills in Psychology. In the English section of the course you will engage with texts through extensive reading and studying the intellectual and historical contexts within literature. Ideas can be shared and developed through lectures, seminar discussions and group projects.

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Pre Courses

You may be required to complete an English Language course or Foundation program before being able to enrol on to an undergraduate or postgraduate degree program.

  • Pre-sessional English Program (PEP)
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Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity

  • Careers in education, the police force, the civil service, broadcasting, postgraduate study, social work training, editorial work with major publishers
  • Psychologist

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