Study program General Psychology (4+1)
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Study program: General Psychology
Faculty: Faculty of psychology
Degree: Bachelor’s degree / undergraduate / first cycle
Location: Sveti Nikole or Bitola, Republic of North Macedonia
Student status: full-time or part-time
Duration of study: 4 years (8 semesters)
Total number of courses: 32
Awarded degree: Bachelor of psychology
Tuition fee per year: EUR 2030
On the Faculty of Psychology we have the General Psychology (4+1) study program. Studies are in duration of four years, i.e. 240 ECTS.
On the study program of General Psychology, the team of proven professionals will allow you to gain valuable theoretical and practical knowledge that will undoubtedly prepare you to answer all the needs of the people you will work with in the future.
On this study program, you will be studying courses related to education, mental health, social skills, research in psychology and many other disciplines that will broaden your perspectives and will be a solid basis for your further professional development.
The courses cover a deepened content of multiple disciplines of the psychology which will enable you to see the interactive bond between the environment and the behavior of the individual, you will learn more about the communication among people, following the changes and the problem… Simultaneously the courses have to develop skills for the appliance of the knowledge in the psychological practice.
Within the framework of the four year studies, 32 courses are covered that the student has to pass. Each semester has 2 required and 4 elective courses. From the 4 possible elective courses, the students choose only 2 – between the first and the second, i.e. between the third and the fourth, etc. E.g., only one course is chosen – either no.3 or no.4 (except if somewhere is specified otherwise).
In the given table below, the term un. elective stands for university elective course, and as for choosing one of these courses, the same rules apply as the standard elective courses.
After graduating you will be awarded a Bachelor of psychology degree and knowledge that will open a wide specter of possibilities for employment and building a successful career.
Study program • Four – year degree program
|Faculty of Psychology|
|Study Program General Psychology|
|Bachelor of Psychology|
|1||Perceptive and Cognitive Processes||Required||8||240|
|5||Introduction to Methodology of Experimental Psychology||Elective||7||210|
|6||Introduction to Psychology||Elective||7||210|
|7||Emotions and Motivation||Required||8||240|
|8||Developmental Psychology 1||Required||8||240|
|11||Essentials of Economics||Elective||7||210|
|12||Basics of Computer Science||Elective||7||210|
|1||Developmental Psychology 2||Required||8||240|
|5||Pedagogy in Education||Elective||7||210|
|6||Qualitative Research in Psychology||Elective||7||210|
|9||Basics of Intercultural Communication||Elective||7||210|
|10||Ethics and Aesthetics||Elective||7||210|
|11||Essentials of Management||Elective||7||210|
|4||Counseling Skills in Psychology||Elective||7||210|
|6||Basics of Pedagogy and Didactic Methods||Elective||7||210|
|9||Psychological Schools of Thought||Elective||7||210|
|11||Supervision and Evaluation||Elective||7||210|
|1||Psychology of Disabled People||Required||8||240|
|2||Psychology of Education||Required||8||240|
|3||Methodology of Teaching Psychology||Elective||7||210|
|5||Methods of Psychotherapy||Elective||7||210|
|6||Stress and Crisis Intervention||Elective||7||210|
|7||Psychology of Gifted||Required||8||240|
|10||Psychology of Pain||Elective||7||210|
|11||History of Russia and Macedonia||Elective||7||210|
We can only enroll students who have completed at least four-year secondary education in the Republic of North Macedonia or abroad with passed state, school or international matura exam (matriculation examination) or an equivalent.
Students from other accredited faculties, graduates and foreign citizens (regulated by law) also have the right to enroll.
The admissions process does not include entrance exams at the undergraduate level.
Required documents for international students
When applying for enrollment on the first cycle, candidates should submit the following documents:
- A diploma of passed state, school or international matura exam (matriculation examination) or an equivalent;
- High school transcripts for each of the 4 years;
- Nostrification of the diploma (for international students)
- Birth certificate;
- Citizenship certificate;
- 4 document photos.
For international students additional documents might be necessary. Documents for applications can be submitted at the International Slavic University “G. R. Derzavin” in Sveti Nikole, at the following address “Marshal Tito” No. 77 , and Bitola at the following address “Novachki pat” No. 16.
Candidates can enroll as full-time or part-time students. The tuition fee per year is EUR 2030. International students pay the whole amount of the yearly tuition fee at the beginning of the academic year.