Accredited by the Association for Business Psychology (ABP), this course is aimed at those interested in how psychology can influence and assist the practice of managing, leading and motivating people within the workplace.
- Part time 2-5 years
- £13,350 GBP (Total tuition fee)
£1,112.50 GBP (Price per program)
- 10 programs
- Start date
- Sep 2018
What do I need to apply?
The criteria for entry are: An Honours degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Psychology, Business, Social Science or Science) or a lower/upper second or first class award. Applicants who do not meet one or both of the two criteria above but have relevant experience will also be considered for entry on an individual basis. English as a Foreign Language: This course requires IELTS of 6.5 overall. (For EU and International students)
What are the learning outcomes?
A student who successfully completes the degree will have achieved the following learning outcomes.
• A comprehensive knowledge and understanding of how psychology can be applied to business, including research and theory in the areas of wellbeing, psychological assessment, learning, training, development, leadership, engagement, motivation, consumer behaviour, marketing, and advertising.
• A critical understanding of how psychology can be applied to global, real world questions, situations, and contexts for the benefit of individuals, teams, and organisations.
• Experiences to develop the skills and confidence needed to apply psychological principles in a real-world business environment.
• A critical understanding of themselves as practitioners, psychology as a science, and the way psychology can be applied in the workplace.
• A critical understanding of psychological research paradigms, research methods, data analyses, theories, and knowledge-generation.
• A critical approach to the identification, analysis, evaluation, and application of psychological research evidence and theory (i.e., psychological literatures).
• A range of transferable skills including, but not necessarily limited to, working independently and within teams, numerical and reasoning skills, digital literacy, communicating effectively in a variety of media to different audiences with scientific argument and sensitivity, and appropriate self-management strategies to organise time and workloads.
• A range of subject-specific skills surrounding critical evaluation, professional and ethical conduct, consultancy, and evidence-based practice.
• To demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the principles of consultancy and the theories and practices found in leadership.
Programs on this degree
|Assessing People in the Workplace||24 Sep 2018|
|Individual Differences at Work||24 Sep 2018|
|Consumer Psychology||To be announced|
|Leadership, Power and Influence||To be announced|
|Engagement and Motivation||To be announced|
|Work and Wellbeing||To be announced|
|Project Planning and Research Skills||To be announced|
|Global Professional Development - Consultancy||To be announced|
|Learning, Training and Development||To be announced|
|Literature Review and Business Plan||To be announced|
Try a free taster course
An Introduction to the Assessment of People at Work
Learn flexibly and pay as you go
You can pay for each program in the degree as you go, making it possible to gain a qualification in a flexible and affordable way.