University Of Bristol Psychology

By | 5th May 2017

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University Of Bristol Psychology

UCAS codeC801
Application methodUCAS/Common Application
Course duration3 year(s) full-time
Tuition feesFurther information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support.
Location of courseClifton campus
Part-time studyPart-time study is not available for this course
Number of applicants accepted for 2016/17158 overall for Single Honours Psychology courses

About BSc Psychology

Our Psychology degree is recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as qualification for graduate registration and our course is specifically designed to meet its requirements.

In the first year you will study psychology, research methods (laboratory classes and statistics) and an open unit in another school.

In the second year you will focus on research methods and units in the Psychology core curriculum.

The final year of the degree is entirely option-based, with selection from a range of lecture and seminar courses together with a research project.

Typical offer for BSc Psychology – applicants must meet one of the following

Standard offer
A*AA including A in science subject*
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
AAB including A in a science subject*
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Standard offer
38 including 18 points at Higher Level with 6 at Higher Level in a science subject*
International Baccalaureate Diploma
Contextual offer
What is a contextual offer?
34 including 17 points at Higher Level with 6 at Higher Level in a science subject*
Cambridge Pre-U offerRequirements for Principal Subjects are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3
Access to HE Diploma offerPass Access to HE Diploma with at least 30 credits at Distinction, including 12 credits in science and 15 credits at Merit, including Mathematics or GCSE Mathematics at grade B
BTEC offerD*DD in Science plus grade A in A-level Mathematics or a lab-based science. Other pathways may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Scottish Qualifications Authority offerSH: AAAAA and AH: AA including a science subject*
Welsh Baccalaureate offerRequirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute a non-subject specific grade for the Advanced Welsh Baccalaureate Skills Challenge Certificate at that grade.
European Baccalaureate offer88% overall with 8.5 in a science subject*
International qualificationsAccepted international qualifications

Specified subjects

*Psychology and Geography can be included as science subjects

Applicants must also meet these requirements

Subjects required at GCSE or equivalentMathematics and English at grade B.
English language requirementsIf English is not your first language, you need to meet this profile level:
Profile C
Further information about English language requirements and profile levels.