B.A. Business Psychology

  • On Campus
  • 36 months
  • GBP11200 per Year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
    GBP9000 per Year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
  • English ( Take IELTS test or Find a course )
University of Greenwich | London, United Kingdom
This Business Psychology programme from the University of Greenwich aims to provide you with knowledge, skills and understanding of business and management, in parallel with an insight into the psychology of individual and group behaviour at work. The programme equips future leaders and managers with the theoretical basis and practical skills to manage people effectively and to understand the dynamics of human interaction in the workplace.

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Business Psychology is the study of how an understanding of the psychology of human behaviour can be applied within business organisations to achieve more effective management practice. This programme from the University of Greenwich aims to provide you with knowledge, skills and understanding of business and management, in parallel with an insight into the psychology of individual and group behaviour at work. The programme equips future leaders and managers with the theoretical basis and practical skills to manage people effectively and to understand the dynamics of human interaction in the workplace.

You will also develop the ability to find practical solutions to people-related problems within organisations, examine the moral issues of work and explore developing areas in management and psychology. You will also acquire the communication and thinking skills demanded by employers.

Direct entry to Year 2 and 3 is available for qualified applicants. Students on this programme may apply to participate in overseas exchanges with our Erasmus partners.

The aims of the programme are:

  • To acquire systematic knowledge and understanding of key theories and approaches to management and psychology
  • To be able to identify issues, analyse situations and formulate solutions in business psychology, informed by academic knowledge and professional practice
  • To develop personal skills in communication, presentation, research, analysis and problem solving in local and international contexts.

Detailed Course Facts

Start dates and application deadlines

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Tuition fee
  • GBP 11200 per year (International

    Tuition fee for the international students.

    )
  • GBP 9000 per year (EEA

    European Economic Area tuition fee is applicable to the students from EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.

    )
Credits (ECTS) 180 ECTS
Credits 360
Duration full-time 36 months
Delivery mode On Campus
Educational variant Part-time, Full-time
Intensity Flexible
Duration part-time 72 months
Part-time variant Flexible

Course Content

Full time

Year 1

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Introduction to Business Functions (15 credits)
  • Personal and Professional Development 1: Study Skills and Self Evaluation(15 credits)
  • Context and Regulatory Framework of Business (30 credits)
  • Management Skills 1: Managing the Individual and Team (15 credits)
  • Organisation Behaviour 1: Managing the Performance of Individuals (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Psychology for Business (30 credits)

Year 2

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Cross-cultural Management (15 credits)
  • Business Ethics (15 credits)
  • Management Skills 2: Managing Effectively (15 credits)
  • Personal and Professional Development 2: Communication and Research Skills (15 credits)
  • Management and Information Systems (15 credits)
  • Organisational Behaviour 2: Managing Groups and Teams (15 credits)
  • Business and Management Psychology (30 credits)

Year 3

Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

  • Dissertation - General Management (30 credits)
  • Managing in a Strategic Context (15 credits)
  • Organisation Behaviour 3: Leadership (15 credits)
  • Career & Professional Practice (15 credits)
  • Contemporary Issues in HRM (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 15 credits from this list of options.

  • Introduction to Educational Psychology (15 credits)
  • Positive Psychology (15 credits)
  • Introduction to Organisational Psychology (15 credits)

Students are required to choose 15 credits from this list of options.

  • Psychology of Sport (15 credits)
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology (15 credits)
  • Evolutionary Psychology (15 credits)

English Language Requirements

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Gain Admission to This B.A.

By taking one of the Pre-B.A.s listed below

Requirements

Applicants should have:

280 UCAS points

FROM at least two A-levels or equivalent.

PLUSPLUS GCSEs in English and mathematics at grade C or above, or equivalent qualifications.

* Applicants who do not have English as their first language require IELTS of 6 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each skill) or equivalent in a Secure English Language Test. Alternatively, students with an overall IELTS of 5 or 5.5 can study our Pre-Sessional English language programme prior to degree studies.

* Applications from mature students are welcomed.

Work Experience

No work experience is required.

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