Dublin Business School


Course Name Psychology
Course Provider Dublin Business School
Course Code 40729 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Qualification Letters HDip
Application Date

Expand+We are now accepting applications for programmes taking place in 2019.

Applicants should complete the appropriate application form and return it to the Postgraduate Admissions Office along with the following documentation:

- Aca...

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Duration Full-time: 2 years
Evening Delivery: 2 years
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Entry Requirements To be considered for admission, applicants must hold:

- A primary honours degree award of at least pass level in a non-cognate discipline from a recognised third-level institution

- An IELTS score of a minimum 6.0 or equivalent, where full-time study has been conducted in a language other than English or applicants whose first language is not English.

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The Postgraduate School of Arts is dedicated to the mission of DBS to provide students with the opportunity to develop themselves academically as well as personally through study within the arts, humanities and social sc...

Course Content

The Higher Diploma in Arts in Psychology is for graduates who wish to pursue a professional career or postgraduate study in psychology but who don’t hold an honours degree in psychology. The Higher Diploma enables students to study k...

Subjects Taught Year 1
History and Schools of Psychology
Data Analysis & Computing
Social Psychology
Fundamentals of Cognitive Psychology
Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis
Behaviour Analysis
Research Design in Psychology
Modelling Cognitive Systems

Year 2
Abnormal Psychology
Personality and Individual Differences
Developmental Psychology
Health Psychology
Human Performance
Organisational Psychology
Research Project
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment Methods
Throughout the course some modules are assessed by a combination of continuous assessment and examinations, or by continuous assessment alone. Continuous assessment will vary in style and purpose from module to module, depending ...

Careers or Further Progression

Graduates may progress to postgraduate training or professional training within psychology. In addition, students will be equipped with the specialised knowledge and skills that will enable them to pursue successful, responsible, and useful...

Further Enquiries Contact our admissions team for more information
Phone: 01 417 7500
Opening times: Monday to Friday 8:45am to 5:15pm
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