Combined Honours

Psychology

Psychology (only available for Stage 2&3 in 2017-18)

Overview

Psychology is only available to current students already registered on this subject. Find out about Psychology modules available for Stage 2 and 3 students in 2017-18.

Find out about modules available for:

The range of modules offered may change each academic year.

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Further information

For further information about this subject, including any pre-requisites, visit the Psychology subject page.

You can also contact your Subject Adviser.

Stage 2

Find out about Psychology modules for Stage 2.

Select the module code for specific module information including the module summary and aims, knowledge and skills you'll gain, and the module leader.

If the following modules were not studied at Stage 1; students can take a maximum of 20 credits from the following:

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester
PSY1003 Evolution and Genetics for Psychologists 10 2
PSY1004 Cognitive Psychology 10 1
PSY1005 Sensation and Perception 10 1

If all of these modules have already been studied, it is possible to choose from the Stage 1 modules: PSY1002 (10 credits in Semester 1), PSY1006, (10 credits in Semester 2) and PSY1008 (10 credits Semester 2).

You can take up to 60 credits from the following:

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester 
PSY2001 Developmental Psychology (Recommended pre-requisite PSY1002) 10 1
PSY2002 Perception (Pre-requisite PSY1005) 10 2
PSY2003 Social Psychology 10 1
PSY2004 Individual Differences 10 2
PSY2006 Animal Cognition 10 2
PSY2007 Biological Psychology: Sex, Drugs, Rhythms & Blues (No formal Pre-requisite but a basic understanding of the structure of the nervous system and of genetics is preferable.) 10

2

PSY2014 Cognitive Neuroscience 10 1
PSY2016 Abnormal Psychology and Psychiatry 10 2

Stage 3

Find out about Psychology modules for Stage 3.

Select the module code for specific module information including the module summary and aims, knowledge and skills you'll gain, and the module leader.

Module CodeModule Title Credit Value Semester 
PSY3001 Evolution and Behaviour 10 1
PSY3002 Evolutionary Psychology and Medicine 10 1
PSY3006 Consumer Psychology (Recommended Pre-requisite PSY2003) 20 1
PSY3008 Art, Mind and Brain (Pre-requisite PSY1005 or PSY2002) 10 1
PSY3009 Cooperation 10 2
PSY3016 Sex and Human Nature 10 2
PSY3018 The Damaged Brain: Case Studies in Neuropsychology 10 1
PSY3020 Face Perception (Pre-requisites: PSY1004, PSY1005 or PSY2002) 10 2
PSY3022 The Psychology of Financial Decision Making 10 1
PSY3026 Psychology of Religion 20 2
PSY3027 Disorders of Development; a Psychological perspective 20 2
PSY3028 Work Psychology (Pre-requisite: background in management or social or behavioural science, or completed modules in organizational behaviour or human resource management.) 10 2
PSY3030 Foundations of Forensic Psychology (Pre-requisites: must seek permission from the Module Leader) 20 1
PSY3031 The Psychology of Teaching and Learning (Pre-requisites: must seek permission from the Module Leader) 20 1
PSY3033 Eating and Weight Disorders 20 2
PSY3039 Clinical Sport & Exercise Psychology 20 1
PSY3041 Sensation & Perception in Atypical Development (Pre-requisites: PSY1002 or PSY2001) 10 2