Greenwich University
BSPSYCHO

Bachelor of Science in Psychology

CategoryHumanities

Credit Hours120

Program Duration4 Years

Program Overview

The undergraduate program in psychology combines theoretical, methodological, applied, and clinical aspects. This program proposes to strengthen student knowledge for graduates to function as psychologists within the country. The undergraduate program will offer two specializations: Applied and Clinical.

Eligibility

For admission in the BS program, the candidate must have completed twelve years of education; either an intermediate (HSC) certificate from a recognized board with at least 50% score or a minimum of three (03) A level subjects with at least ‘D’ grade or higher.

Job Market

Psychology is the study of the human mind and behavior, offering the chance to explore unanswered questions about the brain. BS Psychology degree holders can opt for multitude of careers such as Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Social Worker, Counsellor, Educational Psychologist, Teacher, Organizational Psychologist.

Foundation Courses

Personality Grooming
Placement in this course is subject to the result of the University Placement Test) This course focuses on all four skills: reading, writing, speaking and listening in general, and writing in particular at elementary level. With an ordered and integrated approach, the course strengthens students’ communicative competence in the English language. The learners are expected to be users of the language in informal as well as formal contexts with a sense of accommodation for new ideas.
(Placement in this course is subject to the result of the University Placement Test) This course is designed to strengthen the basic concepts of preliminary set theory, algebra, trigonometry, analytical geometry and statistics. The course enables the weak students in mathematics to take advanced courses of mathematics and statistics.

Module I

A course in reading, writing, reflection and discussion, emphasizing rhetorical analysis and strategies for focusing, developing, and organizing writing. Special attention is also given to strategies for writing, revising and editing. In all, the course implies a general introduction to the principles of writing with emphasis on writing process, thesis, context, purpose and audience.
Pakistan Studies or History
Religious Studies or Ethics
Communication Skills
Computing Essentials
Philosophy

Module II

Foreign Language
Psychology
Sociology
Environmental Science
Fundamentals Of Biology
Business Communication

Module III

Introduction to Social Psychology
Human Diversity & Social Aspects of Behavior
History & Schools of Psychology
Academic Reading & Writing
Theories of Personalities

Module IV

Psychological Testing I
Advance Social Psychology
Cognitive Psychology
Positive Psychology
Counseling Psychology

Module V

Research Methods in Psychology
Child & Adolescent Development
Psychological Testing II
Exploring Cultural Diversity
Elective – I

Module VI

Neurological Basis of Behavior
Statistics in Psychology
Learning & Memory
Organizational Psychology
Elective – II

Module VII

Health and Addictive Behaviors
Specialization I
Specialization II
Theories of Counseling & Psychotherapy
Elective III

Module VIII

Psychopharmacology
Specialization III
Specialization IV

Internship

Internship 6-8 Weeks

Specialization A: Clinical Psychology

Abnormal Psychology
Diagnostic Models
Applied Behavioral Analysis
Forensics & Criminology

Specialization B: Applied Psychology

Psychology of Education & Guidance
Gender Studies
Evolutionary Psychology
Consumer Psychology

Program Features

Courses 40
Duration 4 Years
Level Undergraduate