Programmes - Combined Major


 Bachelor of Social Sciences with Psychology as Combined Major


Aims of the Programme

The main aim of a Bachelor's programme with Psychology as a Combined Major is to introduce students to the discipline of psychology and provide them with basic knowledge about major substantive areas of research in psychology.


Entrance Requirements

  1. At least six subjects not below grade D in the BGCSE or its equivalent.
  2. The grade obtained in five of the subjects shall be grade C or better.
  3. English language must be grade C or better.
  4. A credit in Mathematics is required.


Graduation Requirements:

In order to graduate with a Degree of Bachelor of Social Sciences  with Psychology as Combined Major a student requires:

  1. STA101 and STA116
  2. The 5 core courses: PSY101, PSY102, PSY201, PSY208, PSY209
  3. A total of at least 15 Psychology courses (including the 5 core courses)
  4. From level 200 to level 400 - at least 2 courses PER SEMESTER
  5. The University requirement of elective credits


Contact Details :
4775 Notwane Rd. Gaborone, Botswana Private Bag UB 0022. Tel: +(267) 355 0000 Gaborone, Botswana