Educational Psychology BSc (Hons)

Edge Hill University

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Course info

UCAS CODE C812
On this degree you will gain a thorough grounding in the fundamental principles of psychology, the scientific study of mind and behaviour. You will focus on the application of psychology in an educational context – studying how individuals learn and develop. You will learn about the core areas of psychology and examine how psychology has been applied to education, linking theory to practice. A work placement is a key feature of this British Psychological Society-accredited degree.

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
8th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
62nd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
65th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Developmental Psychology

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Developmental Psychology graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Developmental Psychology graduate salary
£17,680

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, February 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Developmental Psychology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
88%
Sociology
30%
Religious Studies & Theology
14%
History
14%
Biology
13%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£12,500 per year
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International Fees
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Latest Educational Psychology reviews

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Felicity
20 Nov 19

Educational Psychology BSc (Hons)

It’s helped me overcome many fears about managing money etc but it has been stressful because of the amount of work...
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Charlotte
12 Nov 19

Educational Psychology BSc (Hons)

Amazing could not fault it. Not just the academic but all the other skills the uni has enabled me to develop. Being a...

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Student rating ( 4.8) 26 reviews

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Edge Hill University
CompUniGuide ranking
62nd
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.4)
Edge Hill University is based on a beautiful, award-winning campus in the thriving Lancashire town of Ormskirk, near Liverpool and Manchester. Since its inception in 1885, the institution has grown and diversified into a Top 10 Modern Institution, committed to transforming the lives of its students and driven by its ethos of creating opportunity from knowledge. Today, almost 10,000 students study as full-time undergraduates, with 3,000 enrolled part-time. Edge Hill was awarded Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF 2017) for ‘consistently delivering outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students’. This places its teaching in the top third of UK universities.

Where you'll study

Edge Hill University

St Helens Road Ormskirk
Lancashire
L39 4QP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Ormskirk  0.4 miles away

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