Psychology BSc (Hons) Add to your prospectus

  • Offers study abroad opportunities Offers study abroad opportunities
  • Opportunity to study for a year in China Offers a Year in China

Key information


  • Course length: 3 years
  • UCAS code: C800
  • Year of entry: 2018
  • Typical offer: A-level : ABB / IB : 33 / BTEC : DDD
psychology-4

Entry Requirements

A level offerABB

One science A level required, two science A levels are preferred and may lead to a lower offer.
Subject requirementsThe required Science A level must be one of the following: Psychology, Biology, Human Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Economics, Statistics, Further Maths, Mathematics, Geology, Geography, Environmental Science, Computer Science or Applied Science

GCSE Maths and English grade B/6 are also required.
BTEC Level 3 Extended DiplomaDDD with 120 out of 180 credits at Distinction
International Baccalaureate33 points
Irish Leaving CertificateH1, H1, H2, H2
Scottish Higher/Advanced HigherNot accepted without Advanced Highers ABB
Welsh Baccalaureate AdvancedAccepted with A level grades A and B
EU entry requirementsEU Qualifications
Access45 credits at Distinction from graded level 3 units in a relevant Diploma
International entry informationYour country
Extended Project QualificationApplicants who offer the Extended Project Qualification (EPQ) and meet our offer criteria will be made the standard offer, plus an alternative offer. This will be at one A Level grade lower plus a grade A in the EPQ, for example the offer would be ABB or BBB plus A in the EPQ.
Mature students and access courses

Studying for a degree later in life can be highly rewarding and our mature students are among some of our most successful. However, we appreciate that it is a big step for you to take, and that you’ll have lots of questions that you’ll want to discuss with us. We’re here to help, so please do get in touch.

Our Mature Students and Access courses pages contain lots of information and, importantly, a point of contact to talk things through with you.

General Studies

Most (see exceptions below) of our non-clinical programmes welcome General Studies as one of three A levels upon which we make an offer. However, applicants may offer only one of General Studies, Critical Thinking, Citizenship Studies among their three A levels.

General Studies is not considered for:

  • Diagnostic Radiography
  • Dentistry
  • Life Sciences
  • Management School
  • Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Orthoptics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Veterinary Science