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DL825
Applied Psychology

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Undergraduate awards typically reflect three to five years of study after secondary school and include Ordinary (Level 7) and Honours Bachelor Degrees and Higher Diplomas (Level 8's).

Undergraduate awards may be achieved directly or through a series of progression steps. Learners may choose to progress upwards from a Level 5 to a Level 6, Level 7 and finally a Level 8.

Undergraduate awards are awarded by the HETAC or Higher Education Institutes.

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3rd level Graduates are qualified for a wide range of occupations, and their education prepares them for roles involving specific skills, and for coordinating, supervising, managing, or training others. Examples include accountants, sales managers, computer programmers, teachers, chemists, environmental engineers, criminal investigators, and financial analysts.

Level on the National Framework of Qualifications
4 Years
Duration of course
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370

2014 Points

370

Change from 2013: 

-10

Points History:

2013 - 380*
2012 - 385
2011 - 380
2010 - 385
2009 - 310
2008 - 300
2007 - 250
2006 - 265
2005 - 275
2004 - 280
2003 - 290
2002 - 315

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Applied psychology is when an understanding of psychology is applied to real world problems.


 
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Consider how technology has changed many aspects of life such as the workplace, entertainment, socialising, learning, even how we shop. Sport, health and even learning are made clearer through the application of psychological principles.

New technologies are changing how we communicate and work, text messaging, social networking sites, online chat, etc. How will these change society and how we interact? Everything is made clearer through the application of psychological principles. This degree is a unique opportunity to study how psychology applies to everyday life, especially our use of technology, and how it can create new ways to improve our quality of life.

 
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DL825 - Applied Psychology
Dun Laoghaire IADT

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Essential Module Requirements:

Distinctions in three modules.
Plus a pass in C20139 or 5N1833 or C20174 or C20175 or B20029 or 5N2066 or LCE Maths.


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You can work or study in all branches of psychology as the degree is accredited by the Psychological Society of Ireland.

IADT graduates have studied for Masters Degrees in Forensic Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Speech and Language Therapy, Sports Psychology, Multimedia, and e-Learning. They are also working as usability engineers, research assistants, instructional designers, or are employed in human resources and a variety of other jobs.

You can also progress to IADT's MSc in Cyberpsychology.



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