Level 2 Psychology

12PSY
Course Description

Contact Person: M. Hulland

Psychology is the scientific study of human thought, emotions, and actions and helps us to understand human behaviour. This course aims to help students understand the factors that influence our own and others’ behaviour in different situations. Psychology provides the opportunity to explore value systems and ethical perspectives and to examine underlying cultural biases, role expectations, and prejudices.


Entry Requirements

Students would need a high level of literacy – a minimum of 12 credits in 11ENG. Students not meeting this requirement may be admitted at the discretion of the HOD.



Credit Information
Assessment
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 91844 v1 Psychology 2.1 - Examine different psychological approaches used to explain a behaviour
2
I
6
Y
6r
A.S. 91845 v1 Psychology 2.2 - Examine how a psychological debate has changed over time
2
I
3
Y
3r
A.S. 91847 v1 Psychology 2.4 - Examine how theory is used in fields of psychological practice
2
I
5
Y
5r
A.S. 91848 v1 Psychology 2.5 - Examine ethical issues in psychological practice
2
I
3
Y
3r
Total Credits

Total Credits Available: 17 credits.
Internally Assessed Credits: 17 credits.

Disclaimer

Courses are based on student choice, so some courses may not run.