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First year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Application of ICTs in professional practice 6 B
Psychology: past and present 6 B
Professional communication in English 6 B
2 Developmental psychobiology 6 B
Evolution through the life cycle 6 B
Psychology of learning 6 C
3 Professional communication techniques 6 C
Social psychology 6 B
Neuropsychology and physiology 6 B
Initiation to profesional practice - 1st year (1-3 terms) 6 C
Cross-curricular courses
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year

Second year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Business and entrepreneurship 6 C
Design of research studies and data analysis 6 C
Attention, perception, and memory 6 C
2 Scientific communication in English 6 B
Group psychology 6 C
Motivation and emotion 6 C
3 Mathematical methods of statistics 6 B
Personality 6 C
Language and thought 6 C
Initiation to profesional practice - 1st year (1-3 terms) 6 C
Cross-curricular courses
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year

Third year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Psychopathology 6 C
Background and expressions of diversity 6 C
Positive psychology 6 C
2 Optional course 1 6 OP
Neuropsychological assessment 6 C
Differential psychology 6 C
3 Optional course 2 6 OP
Work and organisational psychology 6 B
Psychometric properties of assessment tools 6 C
Internship – 3rd year (1-3 terms) 6 I
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year

Fourth year

Term Course ECTS Type
1 Optional course 3 6 OP
Social values and ethics 6 C
Neuropsychological work and therapy 6 C
2 Optional course 4 6 OP
Programme planning and assessment 6 C
Social and personal skills 6 C
3 Optional course 5 6 OP
Management of psychological stress, negotiation and mediation 6 C
End-of-degree Dissertation 18 ED
Internship (1-3 terms) 6 I
Cross-curricular courses
Enrolment on this course must be completed at the beginning of the academic year

Specializations

The curricular structure for specializations must be as follows:

  • 24 ECTS corresponding to the courses defined for each itinerary (go to section “optional courses” below).
  • 12 ECTS corresponding to internships, which must be related to the specialization area.
  • 6 ECTS corresponding to the end-of-degree Dissertation, which must be related to optional courses and internships within the specialization area.

M1 -Specialisation in psychology and education

Subject ECTS Course Type ECTS.
Psicology and education 6 Inclusive strategies in education OP 6
6 Family, school, school environment OP 6
6 Guidance and tutoring OP 6
6 Systematic monitoring and context analysis OP 6
Professional Practices 6 External Practices PE 6
End-of-degree Dissertation 6 End-of-degree Dissertation TF 6
Total ECTS 36

M2 -Specialisation in criminology

Subject ECTS Course Type ECTS.
Criminology 6 General psychology and psychology of deviance OP 6
6 Social and educational work with offenders OP 6
6 Forensic aspects in mental disorders OP 6
6 Terrorism psychology OP 6
Professional Practices 6 External Practices PE 6
End-of-degree Dissertation 6 End-of-degree Dissertation TF 6
Total ECTS 36

M3 -Mención en Psicología clínica y de la salud

Subject ECTS Course Type ECTS.
Psicología Clínica y de la Salud 6 Psicología de la salud OP 6
6 Psicodiagnóstico OP 6
6 Psicoterapia OP 6
6 Psicología clínica de la infancia y la adolescencia OP 6
Professional Practices 6 External Practices PE 6
End-of-degree Dissertation 6 End-of-degree Dissertation TF 6
Total ECTS 36

M4 -Specialisation in psychology and education

Subject ECTS Course Type ECTS.
6 Dirección de personas OP 6
6 Cambio y Desarrollo Organizativo OP 6
6 Liderazgo en las Organizaciones OP 6
6 Inteligencia Emocional en la Organización OP 6
Professional Practices 6 External Practices PE 6
End-of-degree Dissertation 6 End-of-degree Dissertation TF 6
Total ECTS 36

Optional courses

Optional course ECTS Year Term
Inclusive strategies in education 6 3 2
General psychology and psychology of deviance 6 3 2
Psicología de la salud 6 3 2
Family, school, school environment 6 3 3
Social and educational work with offenders 6 3 3
Guidance and tutoring 6 4 1
Forensic aspects in mental disorders 6 4 1
Psicodiagnóstico 6 4 1
Systematic monitoring and context analysis 6 4 2
Terrorism psychology 6 4 2
Psicoterapia 6 4 2
Sport psychology 6 4 3
Psychology and nutrition 6 4 3
Psicología clínica de la infancia y la adolescencia 6 4 3

B: basic; C: compulsory, OP: optional; I: internship; ED: End-of-degree Dissertation.

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Students’ mobility

Universidad Isabel I promotes students’ mobility through the programme Erasmus +.

This system allows our students to study abroad thanks to the international agreements signed with other universities and institutions for that purpose.

Further information on the Erasmus + programme and the different international agreements and partnerships signed for the Degree in Psychology is available in the following links: