B.A. (Hons.) Applied Psychology

Bachelor of Arts Honours in Applied Psychology

Stream Arts
Course Type Degree
Duration 3 Years

B.A. Hons. Applied Psychology or Bachelor of Arts Honours in Applied Psychology is an undergraduate Psychology course. Applied Psychology is the use of psychological principles and theories to overcome problems in other areas, such as mental health, business management, education, health, product design, ergonomics, and law. B.A. Hons. Applied Psychology includes the areas of clinical psychology, industrial and organizational psychology, occupational health psychology, human factors, forensic psychology, engineering psychology, as well as many other areas such as school psychology, sports psychology and community psychology. In addition, many specialized areas in the general field of psychology have applied branches (e.g. applied social psychology, applied cognitive psychology). B.A. is generally three academic year degree course and it may be provided on part time basis by certain institutes.

B.A. Hons. Applied Psychology Employment Areas

Prisons

Rehabilitation Centres

Research Establishments

Welfare Organizations

Research Centres

Correctional Programs

Community Mental Health Centres

Chemicals Jobs

Healthcare and Medical Jobs

B.A. Hons. Applied Psychology Job Types

Social Worker

Urban Planning Officer

Rehabilitation Specialist

Clinical Psychologist

Human Resources Assistant

Social Psychologist

Health Educator

Community Relations Officer

Psychiatric Technician

Child Support Specialist

The candidates should complete their 10+2 or its equivalent exam in Arts stream.

In various colleges, it conducts entrance exams plus interview and percentage of 12th class for admission.