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Start Date 15-08-2024
Apply Before 01-07-2024
Duration 4 years
Location Lithuania
Format Full Time
Course Fee € 3590

Key Information
Key Information

  • Lithuanian University of Health Sciences (LSMU), Kaunas, Lithuania
  • BSc in Social Sciences- Health Psychology
  • On campus, Full time
  • 15 August
  • Duration: 4 years
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Overview
Overview

Health Psychology is a study programme with the aim to educate competent bachelors in health psychology with scientific insight, solid base of scientific knowledge in health psychology and professional application skills in the field of personal and public health and well-being. This programme aims to ensure the necessary universal first stage health psychology training and provide thorough knowledge on healthcare systems, aims and objectives of health maintenance and promotion, system requirements and demands and the role of mental health professionals in meeting these needs.

AFTER GRADUATION YOU CAN:

  • Continue your education in Master, Doctorate and PhD programmes
  • Work as an assistant psychologist, a research assistant or HR assistant
  • Work in the projects
  • Work in health, social, educational and organizational sectors

Program Structure
Program Structure

What you will learn each year: Year 1
  • Introduction to Studies,
  • Introduction to Psychology,
  • Psychology of Communication,
  • Neurophysiology and Biological Bases of Psychology,
  • Humanitarian-Social Sciences,
  • Lithuanian language,
  • Basic Statistics,
  • Human Ecology and Sustainable Social Development
Year 2
  • Health Psychology,
  • Developmental Psychology,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods,
  • Scientific Literature Analysis,
  • Lithuanian language,
  • Coursework.
Year 3
  • Clinical Psychology,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Educational Psychology and Practice,
  • Crisis and Disaster Psychology,
  • Psychological Assessment and Practice,
  • Ethical Issues in Psychology,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Health Care Systems,
  • Economics and Management,
  • Research Planning and Design, Coursework.
Year 4
  • Counselling Psychology,
  • Work and Organizational Psychology,
  • Rehabilitation Psychology,
  • Behavioural Medicine,
  • Statistical Analysis in Psychological Research,
  • Health Policy,
  • Academic Writing,
  • Preparation and Defence of Bachelor’s Thesis.

Acceptance Conditions
Acceptance Conditions

  1. Matriculation / School Leaving Certificate approved by the governmental authorities
  2.  Transcripts of high school/ senior secondary school courses verifying successful completion of General Biology and General Chemistry. For Health Psychology study programme - Mathematics and General Biology
  3. Certificate proving the knowledge of English language: TOEFL – minimum 65 points (iBT); IELTS – above 5.5 points; the certificate confirming the knowledge of a foreign language at minimum B2 level (CEFR) or similar.
  4.  Motivation letter;
  5.  Passport or ID copy;
  6. One passport-type photograph (3x4 cm);
  7. Application fee 150 EUR (nonrefundable).

Fees And Funding
Fees And Funding

Full time studies: €3,590 / year

Contact Name: Ausra Surantiene

Number: 865908381

E-mail: Ausra.surantiene@lsmuni.lt