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  • Tuition Fee:
  • Local: $ 2.82k / Year
  • Foreign: $ 2.82k / Year
  • Languages of instruction:
  • English
  • Deadline:
  • 7 三月 2020
  • StudyQA ranking:
  • 776pts.
  • Duration:
  • 3 years

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    The Bachelor’s degree discloses one of the most intriguing contemporary domains, where theoretical study and experimental clinical activities are on the same level. Enhanced by seminars and workshops, it provides strong foundations in psychology subjects, such as brain and behaviour, Developmental Psychology, Social Psychology and Communication, Clinical Psychology and foundations of Health Psychology.

    1st Year

    Compulsory course units:

    • BASIC CONCEPTS OF PSYCHOLOGY (12 ECTS)
    • BRAIN AND BEHAVIOUR (12 ECTS)
    • DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY (9 ECTS)
    • SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND COMMUNICATION (9 ECTS)
    • PHYLOSOPHY OF SCIENCE (6 ECTS)
    • PRINCIPLES OF PSYCHODYNAMIC PSYCHOLOGY (6 ECTS)
    • BASIC RESEARCH METHODS IN PSYCHOLOGY (6 ECTS)

    Optional course units (students must choose one):

    • ENGLISH IN INTERCULTURAL SETTINGS (6 ECTS)
    • HUMAN SEXUALITY (6 ECTS)
    • SOCIAL PSYCHOLOGY AND HEALTH (6 ECTS)
    • ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE (6 ECTS)

    2nd Year

    Compulsory course units:

    • PSYCHOMETRICS (12 ECTS)
    • PSYCHOLOGY OF INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES (6 ECTS)
    • WORK AND ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY (6 ECTS)
    • CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY (12 ECTS)

    Optional course units (students must choose two):

    • ANIMAL PSYCHOLOGY (9 ECTS)
    • PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY (9 ECTS)
    • NEUROPSYCHOLOGY (9 ECTS)

    3rd Year

    Compulsory course units:

    • INTRODUCTION TO HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY (6 ECTS)
    • MATHEMATICAL TOOLS FOR PSYCHOLOGISTS (6 ECTS)

    Optional course units (students must choose two):

    • GENES AND BEHAVIOUR (6 ECTS)
    • CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES ON ANTHROPOLOGY (6 ECTS)
    • COGNITION AND SENSORY PERCEPTION (6 ECTS)
    • PSYCHOLOGY OF LANGUAGE (6 ECTS)
    • SPATIAL COGNITION (6 ECTS)

    Additional activities

    • COMPUTER SKILLS (3 ECTS)
    • ACADEMIC ENGLISH (5 ECTS)
    • INTERNSHIP (12 ECTS)
    • FINAL EXAMINATION (4 ECTS)


    program_requirements

    Secondary Studies diploma (or equivalent)

    Applicants must have attended school for at least 12 years.
    Applicants ending their secondary studies in a country where a university admission test is compulsory must also submit a certificate attesting that they have passed it (i.e. Concurso Vestibular, Gao Kao, Pruebas de Selectividad, Veveosi Prosvasis, etc.).

    SAT Test (Scholastic Attitude Test only; the optional Essay is not required). Non-EU candidates residing outside Italy can replace SAT with a cv-based evaluation (awards, language certificates, achievements etc.). However, priority will be given to candidates with a SAT test score.

    Make sure to check well in advance the available date for the SAT Test in the official website.

    English language: B1 level (CEFR) or equivalent

    Places for European candidates or non-European candidates residing in Italy: 55

    Places for non-European candidates residing outside Italy: 35 (4 Marco Polo Project)

    The University of Padua, the Veneto Region and other organisations offer various scholarship schemes to support students.

    The total amount of the fees depends on the ISEE (Equivalent Economic Status Index) and on the chosen degree (unless scholarships or fee-waivers). Further information on: https://www.unipd.it/en/funding-and-fees

    Career opportunities

    Graduates work in public or private bodies, in the field of education, and in enterprises and organisations of the third sector. Under the supervision of a professional psychologist graduates can work in services caring for the individual, groups, organisations and communities in promoting health.

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