This emerging new field examines how the behaviour of individuals, groups, organisations and societies are influenced by technology. This covers a wide range of areas, including education, entertainment, social media and cyber security.
112-128 UCAS tariff points including a minimum of 2 A-levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. Foundation Year: 48-72 UCAS tariff points.
International entry requirements:
If English is not your first language you´ll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each of the components or equivalent.
Develop a well-rounded knowledge of all areas of psychology
Learn a range of research skills and methods to investigate traditional and online behaviour and apply that knowledge in a variety of contexts – including your own independent research
Use state-of-the art facilities such as eye tracking technology to help you understand how people, groups, organisations and societies interact with, and make use of, technology
Work with world-leading researchers on projects through the Research Apprenticeship Scheme - many of our students have published work with members of staff
Opportunity to take an optional 4-week or 30-week placement in industry to give you essential real-world experience and begin building a network of professional contacts
94% of graduates felt academic staff on this course were good at explaining things.
Academic Study Skills
Introduction to Biology
Introduction to Psychology
Mathematics in Science
Foundation Year Project
Experimental Methods & Statistical Analysis
Qualitative Research Methods
Biological & Cognitive Psychology
Social Psychology & Individual Differences
Developmental & Clinical Psychology
Human Computer Interaction
Statistics & Research Methods
Research Methods & Analysis
Developmental & Applied Cyberpsychology
Personality, Intelligence & Social Psychology
Cognition & Language
Optional placement year
You may choose to complete an optional 4-week work placement between your second and final year or an optional 30-week minimum work placement which can be carried out anywhere in the world. Placements offer a chance to gain experience and make contacts for the future.
Psychology of Social Media & Videogames
Cybersecurity & Cyberwarfare
Option units (choose two):
Memory & Decision Making
Mind, Brain & Evolution
Applied Clinical Psychology
Mind Over Matter in Medicine
Face Recognition & its Disorders
Educational Psychology & Special Educational Needs (SEN)
Current Trends in Cognitive & Clinical Neuroscience
Emotions, Mental Health & Affective Neuroscience
Psychology of Sexualities
This degree will be widely recognised by employers as it is fully accredited by the BPS.
It will prepare you for a range of careers including cybersecurity, video games evaluation and implementation, online training, teaching, management consultancy, social media marketing and advertising, security and forensic, health promotion and personnel work.
The degree will also provide a basis for postgraduate studies for professional or academic careers in Psychology as to some extent they all use technology (e.g. clinical, educational, occupational, sports, forensic and health psychology).
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