Psychology BSc (Hons)

Lancaster University

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( 4.2) 1490 reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE C800
Psychology is the scientific study of how humans think and behave. Studying this programme will develop your ability to understand and support people, preparing you for a wide range of rewarding careers.This degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) which is essential if you wish to pursue a career in professional psychology in the UK, and follows the main themes of modern psychology:Brain and Behaviour: how neural disorders such as Alzheimer’s Disease affect... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
19th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
7th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
9th

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 - 93 = 7% 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

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£20,000
UK Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary
£17,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
87%
History
25%
Sociology
23%
Biology
21%
English Literature
18%

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
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
Wales Fees
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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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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£22,550 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.

More info: For international applicants, any annual increase will be capped at 4% of the previous year’s fee..

International Students
International Fees
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Latest Psychology (General) reviews

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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 53 reviews

5 star 33%
4 star 53%
3 star 13%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 1,490 reviews

5 star 38%
4 star 51%
3 star 10%
2 star 1%
1 star 0%

Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions
Bailrigg
Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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