International Year One in Psychology

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of a professionally accredited Psychology degree at UEA. Throughout this International Year One programme, you’ll benefit from studying with UEA first year students through shared lectures, and will become a part of UEA’s School of Psychology from day one.

Course features

  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway.
  • Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to modules designed to equip you with the skills you need for university.
  • Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you.
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Develop both your academic knowledge and English language skills in just nine months.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in writing and no less than 5.0 in other subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year.

Academic requirements:

Satisfactory completion of A-levels (CDD grades), a recognised Foundation programme, or the first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades, or equivalent.

Don't meet the English language level?
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Scholarships

Are you top of your class? At INTO University of East Anglia, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to £5,000 towards your tuition fees.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.


Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
28 September 2020 18 June 2021 3 Terms
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*Please note the dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.


Class information

Class hours:

20 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 17
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 6-8 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 13-14 hours
  • Average total per week: 20 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 8.30am-6.30pm, excluding bank holidays.


Where will it take me?

Featured progression degree
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This degree provides you with your first step towards working in the psychology profession as a chartered psychologist.

You’ll explore a range of theoretical ideas and research evidence from core specialist areas, including developmental psychology, social psychology, cognitive psychology, neuroscience, biological psychology and personality psychology.

In your final year, you’ll be able to tailor the degree to your interests by choosing from optional modules from a wide range of psychology subjects. Whether it's psychology of language, risk, mental health or good and evil, there's loads of interesting topics to pursue.

Fully accredited by the British Psychological Society, you can be sure that this degree meets high industry standards.


What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2020/21 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is a combination of formal examinations and coursework, including written assignments, practical exercises, group and individual research projects, presentations, and problem-solving exercises.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in writing and no less than 5.0 in other subskills) or equivalent.

Age requirements: 17 years and above

All students commencing courses on a published September start date must be 17 years old by 31 December of that calendar year.

Academic requirements:

Satisfactory completion of A-levels (CDD grades), a recognised Foundation programme, or the first year of an overseas university degree programme with good grades, or equivalent.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English
Scholarships

Are you top of your class? At INTO University of East Anglia, we are committed to awarding gifted international students with academic scholarships, helping them achieve their goals of studying at a world-class university in the UK.

With a range of generous scholarships on offer for the highest-achieving students, you could be eligible to receive up to £5,000 towards your tuition fees.

If you can’t see a scholarship that applies to you, keep checking back – this page is regularly updated with the latest information.

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Fees
28 September 2020 18 June 2021 3 Terms
View Term dates
*

*Please note the dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 are not yet confirmed.

We will confirm all dates and prices for the academic year 2020-2021 on or before 20 January 2020, with the prices being subject to a maximum increase of up to 5% on the prices for the current academic year.  If you submit an application prior to this date and are eligible to be issued with an offer of a place it will contain pricing for the current academic year. If you accept an offer and confirm your place before 20 January 2020 you will be charged the current price. If you accept an offer and confirm your place on or after 20 January 2020 the increased prices will apply and we will issue you with a new offer showing the new prices payable by you.

Class information

Class hours:

20 hours per week on average

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 17
Class duration:
  • English classes per week: 6-8 hours
  • Subject module classes per week: 13-14 hours
  • Average total per week: 20 hours

Classes are held Monday to Friday between 8.30am-6.30pm, excluding bank holidays.

Where will it take me?

Featured progression degree
Monitor with brain waves.

This degree provides you with your first step towards working in the psychology profession as a chartered psychologist.

You’ll explore a range of theoretical ideas and research evidence from core specialist areas, including developmental psychology, social psychology, cognitive psychology, neuroscience, biological psychology and personality psychology.

In your final year, you’ll be able to tailor the degree to your interests by choosing from optional modules from a wide range of psychology subjects. Whether it's psychology of language, risk, mental health or good and evil, there's loads of interesting topics to pursue.

Fully accredited by the British Psychological Society, you can be sure that this degree meets high industry standards.

What will I study?

All students complete modules tailored to your chosen degree subjects.

Please note that the module descriptions shown are for the 2020/21 academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is a combination of formal examinations and coursework, including written assignments, practical exercises, group and individual research projects, presentations, and problem-solving exercises.

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