Philosophy and psychology offer complementary approaches to some of the most intriguing and long-running intellectual challenges to face humankind. The course involves the scientific and the conceptual study of the mind, to explain human behaviour and understand consciousness, and philosophy gives you a broader understanding of the world around us. You will graduate with a Psychology degree accredited by the British Psychological Society, plus in-depth knowledge of Philosophy.
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Aaran Burns, BA (Hons) Philosophy with Psychology (2014)
"What I found best about Philosophy was that it raised possibilities that I had never even thought about and forced me to seriously consider whether they are true. It’s an eye opener." - read more about Aaran Burns, BA (Hons) Philosophy with Psychology (2014)
Amy Zile, BSc (Hons) Philosophy and Psychology (2014)
"Studying philosophy at Keele has given me a great overview of philosophy, the changes in philosophical thoughts and arguments, and definitely given me a deeper understanding of life in general!" - read more about Amy Zile, BSc (Hons) Philosophy and Psychology (2014)
Peirce Proctor, BSc Psychology - Alumni
"By the end of the course I have been left in a position where I can quite happily handle my own experiments and research in the field of psychology. It was made possible by the help of my supervisor. " - read more about Peirce Proctor, BSc Psychology - Alumni
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