Completion Requirements

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

There are no specific examination regulations, assessment and grading methods employed by this Program. The examination regulations, assessment methods and grading system for this Program are the same as the relevant general university regulations.

Graduation Requirements

Students are eligible for graduation after successfully completing 240 ECTS credits in the courses listed in the Program Structure.
Furthermore, a student can graduate only if their CGPA is greater or equal to 5.00 out of 10.00. Graduating students with a CGPA less than 5.00 might have to take extra courses or repeat a number of courses in order to improve their grades.

Access to Further Studies

The graduates of the Program have access to graduate studies (2nd and 3rd Cycle) in social work and to disciplines related with the discipline of social work (i.e. social policy, psychology, research, education etc).

Contact Information

Dr Maria Zafiropoulou

Professor

Frederick University
Address: 7, Y. Frederickou Str.
Pallouriotisa, Nicosia 1036
Cyprus

Semester breakdown

Course Structure Diagram


SEMESTER 1
CodeNameECTS
CPSY101COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY I5
IPSY101HISTORY AND SYSTEMS OF PSYCHOLOGY 5
PDIS101RESEARCH METHODS I 5
PENG101ENGLISH I 5
SPSY101SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 5
WPSY101LAB APPLIED EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 2
CodeNameECTS
BPSY101BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 5
CPSY102COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY II5
DEVE101DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY I5
EPSY101PROFESSIONAL ETHICS5
PDIS103STATISTICS I 5
WDIS102ACADEMIC PROJECTS LAB 5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 3
CodeNameECTS
DEVE201DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY II 5
PDIS202STATISTICS II 5
PENG201ENGLISH II5
PPSY201PERSONALITY AND INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES5
PPSY202INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOPATHOLOGY 5
FREE ELECTIVE5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 4
CodeNameECTS
PDIS201BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PSYCHOMETRICS 5
PPSY203DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOPATHOLOGY 5
TPSY200CROSS CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY5
WPSY201PERSONAL AWARENESS LAB 5
WPSY302APPLICATIONS OF BASIC PSYCHOMETRIC TOOLS5
FREE ELECTIVE5
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 5
CodeNameECTS
FPSY301PROCESSES IN PSYCHOTHERAPY I 6
KPSY200SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY6
OPSY401SOCIAL-ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 6
PDIS301RESEARCH METHODS II 6
PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 6
CodeNameECTS
FPSY302PROCESSES IN PSYCHOTHERAPY II 6
HPSY300HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY6
PENG301ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES: PSYCHOLOGY 6
SPSY300COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY 6
PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 7
CodeNameECTS
DPSY400PSYCHOLOGY OF ADDICTION6
FPSY401FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY 6
KPSY401CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY 6
PPSY401POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY 6
PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

SEMESTER 8
CodeNameECTS
NPSY301NEUROPSYCHOLOGY 6
RPSY402PSYCHOLOGICAL RESILIENCE6
WPSY401APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY LABORATORY 6
PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE6
PSYCHOLOGY ELECTIVE6
TOTAL30

 

Admission Requirements

Specific Admission Requirements

As per University regulations, candidates can be admitted to the Program only if they satisfy the general admission requirements of the University.

In addition to the general entry requirements, applicants are admitted based on the average grade of the school leaving certificate from secondary education where a minimum grade of 75/100 is required. Applicants interested in registering to the program that do not meet the requirements may be admitted after a personal interview. Also, applicants may be required to follow introductory supporting courses prior to admittance to the course.

Recognition of Prior Learning

There are no specific arrangements for recognition of prior learning for this Program. Candidates can be granted transfer credits according to the general arrangements for recognition of prior learning of the University.

 

Courses

Qualification Requirements

The Program is based on the ECTS credit accumulation mode of study. Students can be awarded the BΑ in Psychology upon completion of 240 credits. These credits are allocated to compulsory and elective courses as shown in the table below. The list of compulsory and elective courses is provided in the Program’s course structure.

Module GroupECTS
Required Courses 200
Social Sciences Electives 30
Free Electives 10
TOTAL240

Required Courses Modules

The student must successfully complete 200 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 BPSY101BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY 53
2 CPSY101COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY I53
3 CPSY102COGNITIVE PSYCHOLOGY II53
4 DEVE101DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY I53
5 DEVE201DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY II 53
6 DPSY400PSYCHOLOGY OF ADDICTION63
7 EPSY101PROFESSIONAL ETHICS52
8 FPSY301PROCESSES IN PSYCHOTHERAPY I 63
9 FPSY302PROCESSES IN PSYCHOTHERAPY II 63
10 FPSY401FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY 63
11 HPSY300HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY63
12 IPSY101HISTORY AND SYSTEMS OF PSYCHOLOGY 53
13 KPSY200SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY62 + 1
14 KPSY401CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY 62 + 1
15 NPSY301NEUROPSYCHOLOGY 63
16 OPSY401SOCIAL-ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY 63
17 PDIS101RESEARCH METHODS I 52
18 PDIS103STATISTICS I 52
19 PDIS201BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PSYCHOMETRICS 52
20 PDIS202STATISTICS II 52
21 PDIS301RESEARCH METHODS II 63
22 PENG101ENGLISH I 53
23 PENG201ENGLISH II53
24 PENG301ENGLISH FOR SPECIFIC PURPOSES: PSYCHOLOGY 63
25 PPSY201PERSONALITY AND INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES53
26 PPSY202INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOPATHOLOGY 53
27 PPSY203DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOPATHOLOGY 53
28 PPSY401POSITIVE PSYCHOLOGY 61 + 2
29 RPSY402PSYCHOLOGICAL RESILIENCE63
30 SPSY101SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY 53
31 SPSY300COUNSELING PSYCHOLOGY 63
32 TPSY200CROSS CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY53
33 WDIS102ACADEMIC PROJECTS LAB 52
34 WPSY101LAB APPLIED EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY 52
35 WPSY201PERSONAL AWARENESS LAB 52
36 WPSY302APPLICATIONS OF BASIC PSYCHOMETRIC TOOLS52
37 WPSY401APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY LABORATORY 63

Social Sciences Electives Modules

The student must successfully complete 30 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week
1 EPSY301PSYCHOLOGY OF AGEING 63
2 EPSY302VIOLENCE AND DELINQUENCY 63
3 EPSY304SOCIAL INSTITUTIONS AND PSYCHOLOGY OF SOCIAL CARE 63
4 EPSY305INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY63
5 EPSY306INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY63
6 IPSY400CYBERPSYCHOLOGY63
7 LPSY400PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN/GENDER 62 + 1
8 MPSY400MEDIA AND PSYCHOLOGY 63
9 PDIS401THESIS I60
10 PDIS402THESIS II 60
11 PPSY403PLACEMENT IN PSYCHOLOGY63
12 SSPS400SPORTS PSYCHOLOGY 63

Free Electives Modules

The student must successfully complete 10 ECTS, from the following list of modules:
No.CodeNameECTSHours / week

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