Psychology (Evening) Higher
What is special about this course?
This course aims to stimulate your interest in psychology by providing both a broad overview of the discipline and the opportunity to study a selection of topics in depth.
There are a range of occupations that benefit from having an understanding of psychology. Specific jobs in the psychological field include Educational Psychology, Forensic Psychology and Occupational Psychology.
You will study a range of areas which may include:
- Exploration of the Research process
- Where phobias come from
- How the brain remembers information
- What happens in our brains when we sleep
- Why we conform to social rules
- Understanding of Psychology
- Greater knowledge of research process
- Flexible learning approach
- Opens doors to higher education level study
- Lays foundations for lifelong learning
One National 5 subject, ideally Psychology, or English/English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL).
Course content includes:
Exploration of, for example:
- Numerous psychological theories
- Sleep and Dreams
How will I study my course?
- Part Time
Blended learning via a mix of online classes and face to face sessions.
How long will my course last?
1 Academic Year
Part time: 4 hours per week evening class
Where can I study my course?
- Moray College UHI
The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Successful completion of this Higher at Grade C or above can be used to apply for the HNC Social Sciences. It can also be combined with other Higher achievements to apply to the BSc (Hons) Psychology degree at the University of the Highlands and Islands.
Is there more information available online?
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We are no longer accepting applications for 2021/22
We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Moray College UHI. Moray College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.