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Undergraduate Pathway: Psychology

Foundation and First Year Degree Entry both available

Psychology is the scientific study of the brain and behaviour. Students will study the psychological and neuroscientific processes that underpin daily activities such as thinking, reasoning, memory and language, learn the consequences of brain injury and how to improve health related behaviour.

 

Pathways at Swansea University

High School

Please note that students will be admitted directly to First Year if their academic qualifications do not require a Foundation stage of study, for further details please refer to our Admissions Requirements.

Location

Fees (2017-18)

Stage 1: University Foundation

£16,000 (2 Semesters)

£19,000 (3 Semesters)

Stage 2: First Year Degree
£16,000
Stage 3: Second Year Degree
£14,200
Stage 4: Final Year Degree
£14,200

Duration

Stage 1: Two or Three semesters depending on your English language ability.

Stage 2: Two semesters

Intakes

Stage 1: September, November, January and May

Stage 2: September

NEWNovember Intake

Stage 1: University Foundation

Modules

  • Biology 1
  • Biology 2
  • Composition and Style
  • Critical Thinking
  • Environmental Awareness
  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communication Statistics
  • Principles of ICT
  • Statistics

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Psychology

Modules

120 Credits of Level 1 Swansea University modules in your chosen subject.

Plus

  • Interactive Learning Skills and Communications (ILSC) (worth 20 credits)
  • Academic Support (Tutorial Classes)

* Stated Swansea University course fees are a guide only and are subject to change. For the most up-to-date fee listings, please visit www.swansea.ac.uk

Swansea University Degree pathways

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