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University Campus Oldham

Psychology with Foundation Year

UCAS Code: CC80

Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

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4.0years

Full-time | 2021

The BSc (Hons) Psychology with Foundation Year at the University Campus Oldham is designed for applicants who are from a variety of vocational, academic and non-academic backgrounds. The overarching aim of the programme is to offer a range of stimulating learning opportunities to develop essential study skills and explore human psychology. The programme is carefully designed to provide a supportive environment that builds confidence in the students’ academic abilities.

The foundation year provides students with non-standard entry qualifications with a thorough and supportive academic preparation for successful degree level study. The foundation year will introduce students to a variety of proven learning and assessment methods that they will likely encounter in their degree. On successful completion of the foundation year, students will progress to the psychology degree delivered at the University Campus Oldham, where they will continue to receive tailored personal and academic support.

Assessment methods

The foundation level will be taught within University Campus Oldham (UCO). Class sizes at UCO are kept small to enhance learning and tutorial support. It will take you one year to complete the foundation year and, if you successfully pass that, it will take you a further three years to complete your BSc (Hons) Psychology degree.
During the course a number of teaching methods may be used, including:
* Lectures and seminars
* Problem solving classes
* Independent study
* Skills and subject-based tutorials
* Group work
* On-line activities
* Revision workshops
* Laboratory sessions

Tuition fees

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England
£7,500
per year
EU
£7,500
per year
Northern Ireland
£7,500
per year
Scotland
£7,500
per year
Wales
£7,500
per year

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University Campus Oldham

Department:

Health, Care and Education

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