Psychology BSc (Hons)

Solent University (Southampton)

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Course info

UCAS CODE C800
Psychology is a popular subject because it has relevance to so many areas of everyday life. It is of interest to anyone who wants to understand what causes certain elements of human behaviour and how knowledge of that behaviour can be applied. As a psychology student here at Solent you will explore how people act and interact, both as individuals and in groups, while analysing the thoughts and feelings that underlie specific behaviours.The curriculum will see you exploring key areas of ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2022 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
32nd / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
117th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
117th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-23
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 - 85 = 15% 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

Psychology (Non-Specific) graduate salary at this uni
£17,000
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, November 2022

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

Psychology (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
72%
Sociology
28%
English Literature
16%
English Language
11%
Biology
11%

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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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
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£14,500 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£14,500 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Psychology (General) reviews

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Psychology BSc (Hons)

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How Psychology (General) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.4) 37 reviews

5 star 41%
4 star 54%
3 star 5%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.1) 1,195 reviews

5 star 34%
4 star 49%
3 star 14%
2 star 2%
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Solent University (Southampton)
CUG ranking
117th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
Everything Solent University does is focused on student-student learning, student life and graduate careers. The university provides the skills, knowledge, and practical experience a student will need, as well as all the things employers are looking for. So, when students at Solent University graduates, they already feel like a professional. With over 160 years of history, 11,000 students and staff call Solent University home. With more than 200 qualifications ranging from HNDs to PhDs, the university’s lively student community made up of over 100 different nationalities – gives the campus and classrooms a diverse, multicultural feel. Courses are designed to help students prepare and build themselves a fantastic future. Students are taught the latest knowledge and learn practical and professional skills from day one.

Where you'll study

Solent University (Southampton)

East Park Terrace Southampton
SO14 0YN United Kingdom Nearest train station: Southampton Central  0.4 miles away

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