UNISA Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology

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UNISA Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology

UNISA Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology: UNISA Courses and Requirements 2022

Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology programme at the University of South Africa (UNISA) delivers comprehensive theoretical knowledge and applied skills in the field of psychology to students.

This qualification is designed to academically prepare students for potential admission into further qualifications. For instance, if you want to become a clinical or counselling psychologist, a qualification at NQF level 8 is required.

Qualification stream: Psychological Counselling
Qualification code: 99422 – COU
NQF level: 8
Total credits: 120
SAQA ID: 101088
APS/AS: 60
Maximum time to complete this qualification: 3 years

Admission Requirements for Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology

To be able to apply for Bachelor of Arts Honours in Psychology at the University of South Africa (UNISA), a student must have

  • An appropriate NQF 7 qualification from an accredited provider of higher education.
  • A minimum of 60% for the major(s), or for a selected number of NQF 7 modules in the qualification.
  • Unsuccessful applicants may appeal to the College of Graduate Studies: Postgraduate Administration Department (artshons@unisa.ac.za) and will be required to provide a motivation for special admission.

Read Also: UNISA Clinical Psychology Masters Application 2022-2023

Student fees and funding your studies

Application fee: All applicants must pay the application fee of R120 once they have received their student number from UNISA. This fee is for students who do not have a formal Unisa student number.

Applicants should note that the application fee that is paid is non-refundable if they decide not to study with UNISA or do not qualify for admission requirements.

Student fee: Learn more about Unisa’s student fees, as well as bursaries and loans available to Unisa students from HERE

Apply for Admission to UNISA 2022-2023 Academic year

All applications for admission to UNISA Undergraduate and Honours degree programmes for the 2022 academic year are closed. Other application dates will be announced if there are still chances available for the 2022 academic year.

How to Apply: To apply for admission, please visit www.unisa.ac.za and submit an online application for 2022.


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