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Psychology (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Full-time)

London Metropolitan University
4 years
Full time
Bachelor's degree
Scholarships available
Virtual open day
Virtual open day
Virtual open day
Virtual open day

Program description

Psychology (Including Foundation Year) BSc (Full-time)

Our Psychology (including foundation year) BSc (Hons) is an alternative route into higher education if you don’t meet the necessary requirements to enter the three-year undergraduate degree.

The foundation year will equip you with the vital study skills to progress on to more rigorous study at undergraduate level, including skills in research, data analysis, essay writing and critical thinking.

Admission requirements

In addition to the University's standard entry requirements, you should have:

  • at least one A level (or a minimum of 32 UCAS points from an equivalent Level 3 qualification, eg BTEC Subsidiary/National/BTEC Extended Diploma)
  • English Language GCSE at grade C (grade 4) or above (or equivalent)

For more information about admission requirements, please visit the university website.

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Program content

Example Year 0 modules include:

  • Being a Psychologist: Scientist and Practitioner
  • Key Studies that Shaped Psychology
  • Reflecting on Self and Society
  • Researching Discrimination
  • Researching Inequality
  • Social Issues in Context: Text to Essay

Example Year 1 modules include:

  • Cognitive and Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Research in Psychology
  • Personality and Social Psychology
  • Study Skills and Introduction Biopsychology

Example Year 2 modules include:

  • Developmental Psychology and Cognition
  • Individual Differences and Social Psychology
  • Psychobiology
  • Research Design and Data Analysis in Psychology
  • Creating a Winning Business 1 
  • Psychology and Employment

Example Year 3 modules include: 

  • Psychology Project
  • Clinical Neuroscience
  • Clinical and Health Psychology
  • Cognition and Emotion
  • Counselling Psychology
  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Psychology of Learning and Education
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Psychology
  • Special Topics in Personality and Social Psychology
  • Work Psychology

Scholarships & funding

Several scholarship options are available. Please visit the university website for more information.

Tuition fees

  • UK/EU Students: £9,250 per year
  • International Students: £12,700 per year


You'll graduate with a full undergraduate degree with the same title and award as those who studied the three-year course.

Continuing studies

On graduation you’ll be able to enter further training to begin a career as a psychologist in clinical, counselling, educational, health or occupational fields. There will also be options to study at postgraduate level including our Psychology of Mental Health MSc or Counselling Psychology Professional Doctorate.

Career opportunities

If you decide that you’d like to enter a career that isn’t directly linked to psychology, the course will give you a strong foundation to secure roles in HR, marketing or advertising.

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About this institute

London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Based in England’s historic capital city, London Metropolitan University has a rich history of education with its roots dating back to 1848. Taking its current form following a merger of two well-renowned universities in 2002, it offers a wide range...

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London Metropolitan University

166-220 Holloway Road
N7 8DB London

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