Loughborough University, UK
Hilda has received an offer to study at Loughborough University in the United Kingdom to study for the Bachelor of Science with Honours in Psychology.
Understanding human behaviour is not only fascinating, but is an expertise that is highly valued in varying contexts, from the diagnosis and treatment of mental health problems to the improvement of performance at work or in sport.
A Psychology degree gives graduates the knowledge, skills and competencies that are prized by employers, such as critical thinking and research abilities.
BSc (Hons) Psychology course at Loughborough is taught by staff that include internationally respected academics within the highly ranked School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences. The degree offers a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of psychological science, allowing graduates to build their careers on a British Psychological Society accredited qualification.
This Psychology degree covers a full range of modules which aim to build core psychological knowledge and skills, allowing students to tailor their degree to their interests and aspirations.
The course offers two different options of full-time study: a three-year course offering the award of BSc (Psychology); and a four-year course (with a placement year between years 2 and 3) offering the awards of BSc (Psychology) and a Diploma in Professional Studies or the Diploma in International Studies.
Although most commonly known as a centre for sports excellence, Loughborough is an internationally-renowned academic university. Its research and teaching is integrated at every opportunity to provide the highest quality learning experience. With superb links to industry, commerce, and the professions, and Loughborough’s long history of internationally acclaimed ‘research that matters’, the University aims to provide its students with the best university experience bar none. The Times Higher Education Student Experience Survey 2018 ranked Loughborough University 1st in the country based on student feedback.
The BSc (Hons) Psychology course at Loughborough is ranked 9th in the UK, and the university is ranked 4th overall, by the Guardian University League Tables 2019. Loughborough was also was recently awarded “Gold” in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2019. www.lboro.ac.uk
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