Psychology - Applied Psychology

University College Cork

 

Course Name Psychology - Applied Psychology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK120
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BA (Hons)
Duration 3 years
Specific Subjects or Course Requirements Minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O6/H7 in four other subjects. Subjects must include Irish, English, another language and three other subjects recognised for entry purposes.
Leaving Certificate General Entry Requirements

Expand+IRISH LEAVING CERTIFICATE SCHOOL LEAVERS
If you present the Irish Leaving Certificate you need to present six recognised subjects, selected according to course requirements, you must obtain a minimum grade H5 in two subjects and minimum grade O...

Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme LCVP

Distinction 66
Merit 46
Pass 28

LCVP can be counted for points scoring purposes only and cannot be counted as one of the six subjects to satisfy minimum entry requirements.
QQI FET Applicants General Information

Expand+QQI FET (FETAC) Students
Entry to degree programmes at UCC is available on a competitive basis to students who present with a recognised QQI award. For a full list of linked programmes, and the relevant QQI FET requirements, see www.ucc.ie/ e...

QQI FET Entry Requirements Web Page - Click Here
Mature Applicants

Expand+MATURE STUDENT APPLICANTS
To be eligible to compete for a place as a mature student, you must be 23 years of age on or before 1 January 2022 and apply via www.cao.ie by 1 February. Please check out the CAO website for more information on the app...

Alternative Entry For information on alternative entry go to: https://www.ucc.ie/en/study/undergrad/how/
Higher Education Access Route HEAR Web Page - Click Here
Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
Number of Places Approx. available places 55
Link to Course Fee Web Page - Click Here
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2022

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2022 at 5pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2022 at 5pm

Late online application - restrictions apply (see page 3 2022 CAO Hand...

Course Content

Expand+WHAT IS APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY?
Psychology is of interest to a broad range of people, for an equally broad range of reasons. It is the subject that studies how people, who depend on each other for their sense of themselves as persons, think, feel, m...

Subjects Taught

Expand+FIRST YEAR MODULES
All modules are 5 credits unless otherwise stated.
AP1025 Applying Psychology to Personal & Professional Development,
AP1030 Critical Skills for Psychologists,
AP1031 Biological Psychology,
AP1032 Lifespan Development,...

Modules Link Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
As a graduate of Applied Psychology, you will have the required foundation to follow a career in psychology including clinical practice and research. You will also use your knowledge of psychology in a wide range of careers...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Veronica Forde
v.forde@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 4637
http://www.ucc.ie/en/apsych/
Twitter: @AppPsychUCC
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here
International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 544
2020 533 * (Not all on this points score were offered places)
2019 523