Undergraduate study in psychology

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Undergraduate study at Massey School of Psychology will give you a wide range of perspectives on psychology.

You'll gain insight into human behaviour and get skills in research and knowledge dissemination. These will make you attractive to many employers. Psychology can also help you better understand yourself and others.

Your programme options

To major in psychology, you have the option of a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, or Bachelor of Health Science degree. Pick the one that suits you, based on the papers you choose to take (electives) alongside your psychology major:

To major in business or educational psychology, you can take a Bachelor of Arts.

If you already have a degree in another subject, you can take the equivalent of a major in psychology by enrolling for the Graduate Diploma in Arts or Science.

If you only want to take a few papers, or want a stepping stone to a Graduate Diploma, you can take a Certificate in Arts.

Our graduates

A degree in psychology can open up a whole world of career opportunities. Find out what some of our graduates are doing with their degrees.

Your paper options

Massey offers a range of undergraduate psychology papers.

Additional paper recommendations

We recommend you acquire skills in other areas to enhance your psychology major.

Fees

  • Find out how to calculate your fees.

Undergraduate prospectus

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