Psychology is the study of human thoughts, feelings, emotions and behaviour. The study of Psychology gives students an understanding of the major psychological approaches and their applications. Throughout, students learn about psychological research methods and ethics which they are expected to apply to their own work.

Psychology has close ties with a range of disciplines. Subjects that go well with Psychology include other Social Sciences, Biology, English, Maths and Philosophy. Students of Psychology may use their qualification to study the subject or related disciplines at a higher level. Professional psychologists work in a number of settings including education, health care, marketing and Human Resource Management.