The bachelor's degree in Psychology at the University of Barcelona provides general academic training in the knowledge, understanding, analysis and interpretation of human and, to a lesser degree, animal behaviour, as well as basic psychological assessment, diagnosis and intervention skills.
The bachelor's degree in Psychology at the University of Barcelona trains future professionals, giving them the scientific and technical knowledge to promote health and quality of life, and skills that can be used to resolve problems in areas of health, education, social work, labour relations and law. Students acquire knowledge of psychological processes, evolutionary development stages, the biological foundations of human behaviour and psychological functions, as well as their psychosocial principles. They likewise receive training in the various methods of research and data analysis, as well as the main psychological assessment, diagnostic and intervention methods in various fields. Psychology is a profession that provides a service for people and society in general, working to ensure social well-being. The bachelor's degree qualifies graduates to enter the job market directly or go on to pursue the master's degree in General Health Psychology, which will qualify them to practice professionally in the field of healthcare.