Year 1 core modules
Year 2 core modules
and one optional module
Final-year core modules
and two optional modules (one must be a psychology module)
Modules across the school also available
Modules offered may vary.
The psychology dissertation is based around the investigation of a topic linked to the students chosen programme of study, selected by the student in consultation with a dissertation supervisor. It represents a core compulsory element for BPS membership accreditation.
This module is student directed with the supervisor acting in a facilitative role as a consultant. The dissertation involves a poster presentation, a pass/fail ethical approval and a written project report. In addition the module includes a PDP element which involves the student creating a personal statement and a CV written to address the person specifications of a graduate job (chosen from an available selection)