BA (Hons) in Psychology

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BA (Hons) in Psychology

Waterford Institute of Technology
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    1st year fees
  • 180
    CREDITS
  • Campus
    BASED
  • Bachelor
    DEGREE
  • 3 years
    DURATION

Introduction

This interdisciplinary three year degree course in Psychology offers students the opportunity to follow a major course in psychology alongside minor study in an associate humanities discipline. Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. As such, the mission of the BA (Honours) in Psychology is to help students learn to think like psychologists. To achieve this goal, students generate and evaluate empirical evidence while considering theoretical perspectives of the discipline.
Students actively engage with a rigorous academic program that includes comprehensive coursework and student research. The structure andcontent of the degree will provide students with a comprehensive understanding of human behaviour for a dynamic and fast changing world. Students who undertake the BA (Hons) in Psychology will have to be capable of studying across a wide range of disciplines, including Statistics.

Admission Requirements

2 subjects: H5
4 subjects: O6/H7
English or Irish: O6/H7
Mathematics: O4/H7

Courses Units

You need to complete 180 credit hours to successfully obtain this degree. Please check detail of study units at https://www.wit.ie/courses/ba_hons_in_psychology

More Information

The BA (Hons) International in Psychology is a four-year version of the BA (Hons) in Psychology course. Admission takes place in second year and students spend their third year studying at an approved partner university or third level institution abroad, before returning to complete their final year at WIT.

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