Psychology

Study at a university ranked 8th in the UK for psychology. Browse our psychology modules below, and if you’re unsure what to study, follow our top tips for how to choose a module.

Student using psychology facilities at the University of Sussex

Browse our modules

You can see our full list of psychology modules below.

Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

Not sure how to choose?

Follow our top tips for choosing your modules. You can also find out about our teaching structure, assessment process and how your credits transfer back to your home institution.

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Find out how to apply

 

The University of Sussex reserves the right to cancel modules due to staff availability, student demand, minimum enrolment, or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
  • 8thin the UK for psychology*

  • Learn in one of the UK's largest schools of psychology

  • BPS(British Psychological Society) accredited**

  • Studyspaces and facilities including a child development research suite and a human psychophysiology laboratory***

Which school will I study in?

You'll study in the School of Psychology. 

We're one of the UK’s largest schools of psychology and our academics are world-leaders in the areas that they teach.

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Our psychology research

Our researchers have been pushing the boundaries of biological, developmental, clinical, cognitive and social psychology since the 1960s. With a team of more than 70 academics, we are one of the largest research-intensive psychology schools in the UK.

Our research influences the way we teach, and you learn from academics at the forefront of their fields.

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Contact us

If you are studying at Sussex for a semester or year and have questions, email sussexabroad@sussex.ac.uk.

 *Times Higher Education World University Rankings by Subject 2021 **Based on a full Psychology BSc undergraduate degree. ***Access to facilities dependent on modules studied. Rankings based on full undergraduate degree at Sussex.


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