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Psychology (Child Development and Education) with Social Sciences Foundation Year BSc (Hons)

Solent University, Southampton

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( 4.0) 1480 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE PCD3
Want to explore the areas of psychology or sociology but not quite ready to study at degree level? The social sciences foundation year provides the perfect introduction to studying this fascinating subject, and will equip you with the knowledge and skills required to progress on to a related full undergraduate degree.Students will study a range of topics that are central or highly relevant to the study of the social sciences. You’ll explore areas such as mental health and wellbeing, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Psychology
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
33rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
100th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
111th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 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 - 75 = 25% 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
£17,000
UK Developmental Psychology graduate salary
£19,000

Psychology (Non-Specific)

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, July 2020

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%
Biology
11%
English Language
11%

Developmental Psychology

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
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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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£11,660 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
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Latest Developmental Psychology reviews

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Naomi
27 Oct 19

Psychology (Child Development and Education) BSc (Hons)

Fantastic - I have loved my time at Solent so far, from the central location, the great on site facilities, the online...

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Student rating ( 3.8) 4 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,480 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 50%
3 star 15%
2 star 3%
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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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