University of Worcester

12 months
13700 GBP/year
7080 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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The Psychology programme of University of Worcester is a conversion course for those with a non-Psychology degree who want to pursue a career in psychology. You will convert your qualification and learning to an award that confers eligibility for Graduate Basis for Chartership with the British Psychological Society.


The Psychology programme of University of Worcester is delivered by chartered psychologists who have extensive academic, researcher and practitioner skills in delivering professionally accredited courses.

Key features

  • Accredited by the British Psychological Society
  • Inventive blend of learning and teaching methods including a dedicated weekly seminar programme
  • Opportunities to learn alongside other psychology postgraduates on accredited courses

Where could it take you?

Future careers in professional psychology may include educational, clinical and occupational psychology. Our course team work with you and your individual career plan to support your professional development.

In addition to eligibility for postgraduate training as a professional psychologist, you will also leave the course with good communication and IT skills and a sound understanding of behavioural research - a useful combination for a variety of subsequent careers.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Social Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • BioPsychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Individual differences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Honours degree, 2:1 or above, in a subject other than Psychology
  • GCSE in Maths and GCSE in English
  • IELTS 6.5 or better (for overseas students where English is not your first language)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    7080 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7080 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
Part-time fees:
  • UK / EU, EEA: 590 GBP per 15 credits
  • INTERNATIONAL: 1,142 GBP per 15 credits


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