Buckinghamshire New University

Buckinghamshire New University


The programme covers all the core areas of psychology for example social; developmental; cognitive; individual differences; historical and conceptual issues; psychophysiology.

Entry requirements

Applicants require an Honours or an Ordinary degree in psychology which has not been accredited by the British psychological society (BPS) or an Honours degree in a subject other than psychology and at least 60 credits in psychology.

Course modules

Modules include: counselling psychology; abnormal psychology; occupational psychology; psychological perspectives on criminal behaviour; forensic psychology 1 (psychology of and as used by the police); forensic psychology 2 (psychology of the courtroom and sentencing); health psychology; mentally disordered offenders; educational psychology; victimology; evolutionary psychology; advanced developmental psychology; cognitive neuropsychology.

Assessment methods



Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma Full-time £ 7,300 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
Graduate Diploma Part-time £ 7,300 per Whole course (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
High Wycombe Campus High Wycombe HP11 2JZ South East

Key information

Course Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0330 123 2023