Program Outcomes

Psychology department determined to achieve the following student outcomes for the undergraduate program:

  • The ability to apply psychological theory, scientific method, and statistical knowledge to everyday problems.

  • A thorough grounding in the fundamental theoretical and applied subdisciplines of Psychology,

  • Experience of conceiving, designing, conducting and reporting original psychological research,

  • The ability to reasonably critique hypotheses and evidence,

  • Extensive experience in communicating complex scientific and psychological concepts, in English, both verbally and in writing,

  • The ability to thoughtfully and respectfully debate controversial subjects, and formulate clear, consistent arguments,

  • The motivation and initiative to complete large projects independently,

  • An understanding of professional and research ethics,

  • All the skills and knowledge they will require for graduate study and practice in Psychology.