Forensic Psychology BSc (Hons)

University of Sunderland

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Course info

UCAS CODE C816
This course integrates the core areas of psychology. This approach is especially beneficial for forensic psychology where all aspects of the discipline are relevant to the profession. In addition to the British Psychological Society (BPS) core areas that you will study, you will also take an integrated perspective to examine criminality and legal issues. You will develop vital skills for forensic psychology such as using psychometric tests and working with other disciplines. Apply core... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
16th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
99th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
76th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-19
Full Time
3 Years

Applied 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 - 76 = 24% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
The percentage of students who graduated with a 2:1 degree or better.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

After 6 months
Applied Psychology graduate salary at this uni
£18,000
UK Applied Psychology graduate salary
£17,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, May 2019

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

Applied Psychology

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
75%
Sociology
31%
English Language
22%
English Literature
19%
Biology
17%

Tuition fees

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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
England Fees
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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
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£10,750 per year
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Latest Forensic Psychology reviews

Forensic Psychology
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Emma-Jean Blakey
19 Oct 18

Forensic Psychology BSc (Hons)

10/10 great! Best experience of my life so far and I'm absolutely loving my society, and new friends and the support...

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University of Sunderland
CompUniGuide ranking
99th
Student rating
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Where you'll study

University of Sunderland

Chester Road
Sunderland
SR1 3SD United Kingdom Nearest train station: Seaham  3.0 miles away

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