University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire


This diploma confers professional recognition of qualification in psychology, providing the Graduate Basis for Registration with the British Psychological Society students take a subset of modules from the university's undergraduate psychology course, completing 10 modules, with 3 at level 2 and 5 at level 3.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree in psychology which has not been accredited by the British Psychological Society; an ordinary degree in psychology, or a degree in a subject other than psychology; applicants must also have studied at least 1/2 an academic year�s worth of psychology (particularly in case 3 above).

Course modules

Modules include: Level 2: investigative methods (30 CATS); perception, learning and memory (15 CATS); lifespan development (15 CATS); level 3: cognitive neuropsychology (15 CATS); history and theories of psychology (15 CATS); interpersonal and group behaviour (15 CATS); individual differences (15 CATS); investigation (30 CATS).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
Graduate Diploma Full-time £ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees) 12 months
Graduate Diploma Full-time £ 10,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 12 months
Graduate Diploma Part-time £ 4,500 per Whole course (home fees) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Francis Close Hall Cheltenham GL50 4AZ South West

Key information

Guidance and Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
01242 714500