BSc (Hons) Psychology Degree Online

Start Date: July 2018

Year 1 (Level 4 for BSc programme):

  • Introduction to Studying Psychology
  • Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Biological and Cognitive Psychology
  • Introduction to Research Methods I
  • Introduction to Research Methods II
  • Key Studies in Psychology

How to Enrol

Enrolment is completed over the phone, you can give us a call at 01 6855 300 (24/7) or you can request a call back at a time that suits you!

Why Choose Chevron?

  • Study anywhere, anytime – 100% online
  • No hidden costs – 100% transparency on course fees
  • Flexible easy pay instalment plans available to all learners
  • Highly qualified & accessible tutors
  • BSc (Hons) Psychology degree awarded by Arden University
  • Complete degree within 3 years (full time) to 6 years (part time)
  • Total credits of 360
  • BPS (British Psychological Society) accredited degree
  • PSI membership – PSI accept membership applications from all BPS accredited courses

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Start Degree in July 2018

Course Cost

Cost in Full

Instalment Plan

Instalment Plan

Yearly Payments

€15,525

€863 x 18

€1,725 x 9

€3881.25 x 4

Each instalment covers 40 credits of study. Therefore, you are only required to make payment once every quarter.

Can be paid quarterly (every 3 months)

Paid over 4 years

BSc (Hons) Psychology Degree Online

 

  • The BSc (Hons) Psychology degree is awarded by Arden University.psychology degree
  • Distance learning degree – 100% online
  • BPS (British Psychological Society) accredited degree
  • PSI membership – PSI accept membership applications  from all BPS accredited courses
  • Online study portal, ilearn, which is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Comprehensive support from your expert tutors, whom you can contact through email, phone or skype
  • Complete in 3-6 years on a part time or full time basis

The Online BSc (Hons) Psychology degree is completed through an online study portal, ilearn, which is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There is no fixed timetable that you will have to log in or attend classes. All your study materials you need will be provided and there is a team of expert tutors (whom you can contact through email, phone or skype) and other comprehensive support available to you. Optional Adobe tutorials & forums are also available to you.

You will need to be online for the Psychology degree. You can connect to ilearn through many different devices such as mobile phones, tablets and laptops, or your local library may have resources you can use.

Your learning materials are developed by subject specialists and have been developed with your future career in mind – so you don’t just get the theory to help you pass your exams, but also real-life, practical examples to make things easier to understand and to help you later thrive in the workplace.

Psychology is the scientific study of how we think, feel and behave. People have studied the mind and how it works since the time of the ancient Greeks, but the scientific study of psychology only dates back to a little over a hundred years ago.

If you have an inquisitive mind and want to develop a scientific understanding of the mind, brain, behaviour and experience, and the complex way they work together – then this distance learning Psychology degree is for you!

Year 1 (Level 4 for BSc programme)

  • Introduction to Studying Psychology
  • Introduction to Social and Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Biological and Cognitive Psychology
  • Introduction to Research Methods I
  • Introduction to Research Methods II
  • Key Studies in Psychology

Year 2 (Level 5 for BSc programme)

  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Personality and Intelligence
  • Social Psychology
  • Brain and Behaviour
  • Advanced Topics in Cognitive Psychology

Year 3 (Level 6 for BSc programme)

  • Research Project
  • Contemporary Developmental Psychology
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • Occupational Psychology
  • Mental Health and Illness

The BSc (Hons) Psychology degree aims to:

  • produce a scientific understanding of mind, brain, behaviour and experience and of the complex interactions between these;
  • present multiple perspectives on the discipline in a way that fosters psychology degreecritical evaluation;
  • lead to an understanding of real life applications of psychological theory to the full range of experience and behaviour;
  • develop an understanding of the role of empirical evidence in the creation and constraint of theory and also in how theory guides the collection and interpretation of empirical data;
  • provide a range of research skills and methods for investigating experience and behaviour, culminating in an opportunity to conduct research independently;
  • develop knowledge leading to an ability to appreciate and critically evaluate theory, research findings, and applications; and
  • foster positive attitudes to learning through innovative, effective and clearly aligned teaching, learning and assessment methods; by maintaining a curriculum that is up-to-date, and by providing a positive and encouraging environment for learning.

Standard Application:

  • Irish Leaving Certificate: 4 subjects at H1-H4 and one other at GCSE grade C equivalent, to include at least GCSE grade C or above equivalent in maths; or
  • Two Subjects at GCE A level or equivalent, plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level including mathematics or equivalent; or
  • Completion of a recognised Access Programme or equivalent.
  • IELTS 6.0 or equivalent for students whose medium of prior learning was not English.

Exemptions may be granted in respect of other qualifications subject to Arden’s APCL regulations. It is not intended to provide exemption via APEL. Regard will be paid to any rules related to BPS accreditation in respect of APCL.

BSc (Hons) Psychology awarded by Arden University accredited by the BPS (British Psychological Society)

  • All your study materials you need will be provided
  • A team of expert tutors, whom you can contact through email, phone or skype and interact with on the forums
  • You will also be allocated a student support coordinator
  • Interaction with your fellow students through our forums and discussions
  • Access to Arden University careers portal to give you a wealth of general skills and knowledge that can help you get the most from your working life
  • 24/7, multi-device, multi-media learning materials

Total cost for the BSc (Hons) Psychology degree:

  • Instalment plan – €863.00 x 18 . Each instalment covers 40 credits of study. Therefore, you are only required to make payment once every quarter.
  • Instalment plan – €1,725 x 9 which can be paid quarterly (every 3 months)
  • Yearly payments of €3881.25 over 4 years
  • Payment in full of €15, 525

 

Self-funding

If you choose to pay for the course yourself, you can pay as you go. This means you have no monthly obligations, simply pay for each module when you decide to study it.

You will have many options within public and private sector like Healthcare, Education, Mental Health Support, Social Work, Therapy and Counselling.

You can also further progress in you studies with the Psychology Masters Degree.

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