Psychological and Behavioural Sciences BA (Hons)

University of Cambridge

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( 4.2) 747 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C800
This course gives students the opportunity to study cognitive, social, developmental and biological psychology within the broader context of the behavioural sciences. The course covers, for example, cognitive psychology, psychopathology, language, brain mechanisms, gender, family relationships and influences, personality, and group social behaviour. Research projects and a dissertation also enable you to study the topics that interest you most in greater depth. The Universitys teaching of... READ MORE

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Full time | Selwyn | 3 Years | OCT-20

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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37th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
1st
CompUniGuide subject ranking
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Source: Complete University Guide 2020
3rd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-20
Full Time
3 Years

Psychology (Non-Specific)

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 - 100 = 0% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

2:1 or above
2:1 or above
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Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2018

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£25,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£19,000

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

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
77%
Biology
65%
Mathematics
43%
English Literature
23%
Chemistry
19%

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Latest Psychology (General) reviews

Psychology (General)
SR
Student Reviewer
23 Feb 16

Psychological and Behavioural Sciences BA (Hons)

So much fun, great friends, really interesting...
SR
Student Reviewer
18 Feb 15

Psychological and Behavioural Sciences BA (Hons)

I'm more and more enthusiastic about my course, Lecture supervision is great and I leave them having learnt new ideas....

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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.5) 6 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 747 reviews

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Where you'll study

University of Cambridge

Grange Road
Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB3 9DQ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.9 miles away

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