BSc. (Hons) in Psychology

BSc. (Hons) in Psychology
@ CIRP - Colombo Institute of Research & Psychology

A bachelor’s degree in Psychology is the best pathway for individuals interested in any  field that requires understanding, predicting and influencing human behavior and thinking. Traditionally a BSc (Hons) in Psychology was considered as a degree taken by individuals who wish to pursue a career a mental health. But with the  emergence of new fields such as Child Psychology, Business Psychology, Forensic Psychology, Sports Psychology and  Neuroscience,  a graduate in psychology is able to select a wide range of professions as their career. BSc degree in Psychology is considered a qualification that empowers the student with the most number of transferable skills. 

Students who start their higher education in psychology are able to take up rewarding, satisfying and respected professions such as Psychotherapists, Special Needs Teachers, Clinical Psychologists, Counseling Psychologists, Child Psychologists, Forensic Psychologists, Sports Psychologist, Neuroscientists, Researchers, Coaching Psychologists and many other careers.

This program is delivered in two stages. First two years of the program is delivered as a Diploma of Higher Education in Psychology (DHEP) awarded by CIRP. Upon completion of the DHEP, students enter the Final Year awarded by University of Northampton UK. At the end of the program students will receive a BSc (Hons) in Psychology, a 3 years Bachelor of Science honors degree in Psychology which is equal in recognition, credibility and acceptance of a degree in Psychology awarded by any recognized UK university.

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Entry Requirements

Educational Qualifications - Standard Entry 
Completed A/L  (SL / Edexcel / Cambrdige / Recognized examinations body) with a minimum of 2 Passes in any Stream or have completed a Foundation  Programme awarded by a recognized College /University 

Educational Qualifcations - Special considerations for mature students 
A professional qualification with two (02) years work expereince ina relevant field or follow the Access Diploma to Higher Education at CIRP.



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