Our BSc (Hons) Psychology degree will develop the knowledge, professional skills and abilities that are in demand from employers.
Employers in the general employment sector value the academic characteristics of a psychology degree, such as understanding of human behaviour, sense of citizenship, effective communication, good skills in critical evaluation and research, analysing and presenting information. According to the Times newspaper “Psychology opens the door to many careers in an increasing number of areas”. Psychological literacy provides graduates with a range of professional and transferable skills that are valuable in many sectors such as public relations, personnel, marketing, retail, teaching, social work, finance, politics and sports.
Companies employing our graduates in recent years include:
- Manchester City Council
- Salford City Council
- Oldham College - University Campus Oldham
- Hopwood Hall College
- Waterhead Academy
- Local charities and voluntary agencies such as Anxiety UK, Langley House Trust, HC-one of a kind and Making Space