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Bachelor of Social Sciences with Honours in Psychology

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Year 1 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ENGL A101F University English Writing Skills 5
POLS A122F Foundations of Social Sciences: Political Science 5
PSYC A124F Foundations of Social Sciences: Psychology 5
STAT A221F Statistics 5
Year 1 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ECON A121F Foundations of Social Sciences: Economics 5
SOCI A123F Foundations of Social Sciences: Sociology 5
ONE 5-credit English language enhancement course 5
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
Year 2 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A236F Positive Psychology and Mental Health 5
STAT A222F Essentials of Research Inquiry 5
TWO 5-credit purposely-designed General Education courses 10
Year 2 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A323F Biological Psychology 5
PSYC A331F Research Methods in Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
COUN A220F Basic Skills in Counselling
ECON A232F Introduction to Macroeconomics
PSYC A239F Criminal Psychology
PUAD A222F Introduction to Public Administration
SOCI A221F Social Problems and Social Issues
ONE 5-credit purposely-designed General Education course 5
Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F Social Psychology 5
PSYC A322F Life-span Developmental Psychology 5
PSYC A325F Abnormal Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
ECON A231F Introduction to Microeconomics
POLS A221F Introductory Comparative Politics
SOCI A220F Essentials of Sociological Inquiry
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A326F Clinical Psychology 5
PSYC A328F Consumer Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
COUN A220F Basic Skills in Counselling
ECON A232F Introduction to Macroeconomics
PSYC A239F Criminal Psychology
PUAD A222F Introduction to Public Administration
SOCI A221F Social Problems and Social Issues
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course 5
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A320F Personality Psychology 5
PSYC A324F Cognitive Psychology 5
Elective Courses – ONE of the following: 10
*PSYC A421F Psychology Honours Thesis (10 credits) + ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course
TWO 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences courses
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A329F Industrial-organizational Psychology 5
PSYC A330F Learning and Motivation 5
PSYC A332F History and Systems of Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
*PSYC A421F Psychology Honours Thesis (10 credits)
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

*Course carry over from the Autumn Term.

Year 2 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
ENGL A101F University English Writing Skills 5
PSYC A236F Positive Psychology and Mental Health 5
STAT A221F Statistics 5
STAT A222F Essentials of Research Inquiry 5
Year 2 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A323F Biological Psychology 5
PSYC A331F Research Methods in Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
COUN A220F Basic Skills in Counselling
ECON A232F Introduction to Macroeconomics
PSYC A239F Criminal Psychology
PUAD A222F Introduction to Public Administration
SOCI A221F Social Problems and Social Issues
ONE 5-credit English language enhancement course 5
Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A321F Social Psychology 5
PSYC A322F Life-span Developmental Psychology 5
PSYC A325F Abnormal Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
ECON A231F Introduction to Microeconomics
POLS A221F Introductory Comparative Politics
SOCI A220F Essentials of Sociological Inquiry
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A326F Clinical Psychology 5
PSYC A328F Consumer Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
COUN A220F Basic Skills in Counselling
ECON A232F Introduction to Macroeconomics
PSYC A239F Criminal Psychology
PUAD A222F Introduction to Public Administration
SOCI A221F Social Problems and Social Issues
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course 5
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A320F Personality Psychology 5
PSYC A324F Cognitive Psychology 5
Elective Courses – ONE of the following: 10
*PSYC A421F Psychology Honours Thesis (10 credits) + ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course
TWO 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences courses
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A329F Industrial-organizational Psychology 5
PSYC A330F Learning and Motivation 5
PSYC A332F History and Systems of Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
*PSYC A421F Psychology Honours Thesis (10 credits)
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

*Course carry over from the Autumn Term.

Year 3 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
STAT A221F Statistics 5
PSYC A321F Social Psychology 5
PSYC A322F Life-span Developmental Psychology 5
PSYC A325F Abnormal Psychology 5
Year 3 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A323F Biological Psychology 5
PSYC A326F Clinical Psychology 5
PSYC A328F Consumer Psychology 5
PSYC A331F Research Methods in Psychology 5
Year 4 Autumn Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A320F Personality Psychology 5
PSYC A324F Cognitive Psychology 5
Elective Courses – ONE of the following: 10
*PSYC A421F Psychology Honours Thesis (10 credits) + ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course
TWO 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences courses
Year 4 Spring Term (20 credits)
Core Courses Credits
PSYC A329F Industrial-organizational Psychology 5
PSYC A330F Learning and Motivation 5
PSYC A332F History and Systems of Psychology 5
Elective Course – ONE of the following: 5
*PSYC A421F Psychology Honours Thesis (10 credits)
ONE 5-credit higher-level Social Sciences course

*Course carry over from the Autumn Term.

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