MSci Psychology with Innovation (C804)
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|Application method||UCAS/Common Application|
|Course duration||4 year(s) full-time|
|Part-time study||Part-time study is not available for this course|
About MSci Psychology with Innovation
The innovators of the 21st Century will bring together arts, science, engineering, humanities and enterprise to deliver innovative products, services and ways of living. They will be team-players with a breadth enabling them to work across specialisms and cultures.
This course combines in-depth subject specialism in psychology with interdisciplinary breadth, creative teamwork and entrepreneurial skills. You will study psychology to gain a solid discipline strength while alongside this, apply your subject knowledge to innovate and translate your ideas into plans for digital and creative enterprises, both social and commercial.
The course will equip you to use the critical, theoretical and practical skills central to psychology, allowing you to develop your knowledge and skills across a range of areas as you proceed through the course.
You will come together with students from other innovation disciplines such as computer science and history to learn and apply design and systems thinking to digital and creative ideas and put this into practice working in transdisciplinary teams, ultimately creating new ventures together.
- Foundations of Psychology
- Introduction to Psychological Experiments and Statistics
- Design and Systems Thinking for Innovation
- Transdisciplinary Group Project I: Being Human
- Social Psychology and Individual Differences
- Cognitive Psychology
- Developmental Psychology and Language
- Biological Psychology
- Past, Present and Futures
- Transdisciplinary Group Project II: Solving someone else's problem
- Open units up to a maximum of 20CP
- Psychological Experiments and Statistics
- Advanced Psychological Experiments and Statistics
- One of the following (subject to change):
- Nutrition and Behaviour
- Developmental Disorders of Communication
- Psychology of Language
- Clinical Psychology
- Evolutionary Psychology
- Creativity and Innovation
- Enterprise Case
- Transdisciplinary Group Project III: Doing something completely new
- Research Project
- In the Wild
- New Venture Creation
- Transdisciplinary Group Project IV: Building a demonstrator
Typical offer for MSci Psychology with Innovation
(including international A-levels)
|A*AA at least one Science subject (may include Psychology or Geography)|
(including international A-levels)
|AAA at least one Science subject (may include Psychology or Geography)|
|IB Diploma||38 Including 18 points at Higher Level with 6 in a science subject at Higher Level (may include Psychology or Geography)|
|36 Including 18 points at Higher Level with 6 in a science subject at Higher Level (may include Psychology or Geography)|
|Cambridge Pre-U||Requirements for Principal Subjects are as for A-levels, where Grade A* is D2, A is D3, B is M2, and C is M3|
|Access||Pass Access to HE Diploma with at least 30 credits at Distinction, including 12 credits in science and 15 credits at Merit, including Level 3 Mathematics or GCSE Mathematics at grade B|
|BTEC||D*DD in Science plus grade A in A-level Mathematics or a lab-based science. Other pathways may be considered on a case-by-case basis.|
|SQA||SH: AAAAA and AH: AA in two science subjects|
|Welsh Bacc||Requirements are as for A-levels where you can substitute the same non-subject specific grade for the Welsh Baccalaureate Advanced Level Core grade|
|EB||88% overall with 8.5 in at least one science subject (may include Psychology or Geography)|
|International qualifications||Qualifications, scholarships and local information sources for your country|
|English language requirements||Profile C
Further information about English language requirements
|Subjects required at GCSE or equivalent:||Mathematics and English at grade B|
More entry information
- Selection process: UCAS or Common App and an additional task to assess applicants’ creative and/or entrepreneurial skills/experience.
- Deferred entry: Not accepted
- Psychology with Innovation admissions statement
- More about Innovation at Bristol
- More about Psychology at Bristol
- University admissions policies and procedures
Get in touch
For questions regarding study and admission contact:
Phone: +44 (0)117 394 1639
For information on tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit fees and funding.
This course is recognised by the following organisations:
British Psychological Society (BPS) Accredited against the requirements for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society (BPS).
Key information about this course
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- 12 Bristol graduates and members of staff have been awarded Nobel prizes.
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