University of Derby Psychology

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University of Derby Psychology

University of Derby Psychology

Welcome to Psychology at Derby, We offer a range of courses and modules for you to choose from, in both the applied and theoretical areas of psychology. Our specialist facilities include high specification computing labs with software for designing experiments, and a range of psychological recording equipment. Several of our courses are accredited by The British Psychological Society (BPS).

BSc (Hons) Psychology

  • Our BSc (Hons) Psychology degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society and if you achieve a second class degree or above, you will be eligible for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership. This is needed for postgraduate training to become a professional psychologist
  • Harness our state-of-the-art facilities, including our psychological observation suite and eye tracker equipment
  • Learn from lecturers at the forefront of psychological research – you’ll have opportunities to contribute to their projects and to conduct your own research
  • Gain applied experience through an optional work placement so that you develop the vital skills that employers are looking for
  • Join a course with a strong seal of approval from psychology students: 90% said that they were satisfied with the overall quality of this course in the National Student Survey, 2016.

Contact details


Tel: +44 (0)1332 591167

General enquiries

Tel: +44 (0)1332 590500

Course enquiries

Course leader: Dr Ian Baker