PLEASE NOTE : It is unlikely that you will have heard yet whether or not you have been accepted into the Psychology Honours programme before the closing date for applications for financial aid. If you require financial aid, please apply for it in the event that you are accepted into the programme. You must make applications for financial aid separately to the Bursaries and Scholarship Office. Many students accepted into the Honours in Psychology programme are eligible for the Postgraduate Merit Award and we strongly recommend that any potential applicant apply for at least this award.
This course equips students with a wide range of theoretical knowledge of research methods and the ability to apply this knowledge within the field of psychology or other areas of social science. Our students leave with a tool kit of methods to use in their future research projects. In addition, students will have the opportunity to develop their practical skills in specific research methods; to develop their theoretical thinking about research; and to work closely on several of their own projects with an academic who is an active and leading researcher in their field. The objective is to equip students with the skills to design, conduct, analyse and report a wide range of research projects and make themselves efficient consumers of other people’s research. Students also acquire the communication skills and other key skills necessary to become an excellent researcher.
Today B. Sc Psychology has evolved as a demanding course all over the country due to its wide benefits. The study offers ample career openings and higher study programs to aspirants. The total duration of this bachelor degree is 3 years. The course study includes all aspects of modern Psychology. The course educates students on the different techniques and methodologies involved in the scientific study of human behavior. Along with the traditional courses, new advanced programs are also emerging in the field of Psychology. Different Universities and Colleges in India offer graduate, postgraduate, Master of Philosophy and doctorate programs in Psychology.