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Northwest Missouri State University

Birmingham City University Behavioral Sciences Program

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General Information

Our Birmingham City University partnership offers courses for students majoring in psychology.  The program offers semester or year long study abroad opportunities.  Students will attend Birmingham City University North Campus located three miles north of the city centre.  The university offers facilities such as a student union, library, and sports centre. Conveniently placed, with Birmingham International Airport nearby and first-rate transport connections to London and the rest of the UK, it is one of the biggest universities in the country, with around 25,000 students.  


Birmingham City, United Kingdom


  • Introduction to Psychology(Offered Fall)
  • Classical Social Theory (Offered Fall)
  • Qualitative Research (Offered Fall)
  • Psychological Research (Offered Fall)
  • Introduction to Policing (Offered Fall)
  • Abnormal Psychology (Offered Spring)
  • Cognitive Psychology (Offered Spring)
  • Social Construction of Deviance (Offered Spring)
  • Understanding Society (Offered as full year course)
  • Classical and Contemporary Social Theory (Offered as full year course)
  • Issues in Social Psychology (Offered as full year course)
  • Developmental Psychology (Offered as full year course)
  • Introduction to Criminology (Offered as full year course)
  • Extended Research Project-Psychology (Offered as full year course)

 2.5 GPA requiredAcademic Notes:

Language of instruction is English


Students are housed in accommodations off campus just a short distance from the university.  Internet is provided as well as on-site laundry.  Students can choose from standard, suite, and studio options for housing. A bed, desk, and wardrobe closet are provided as well as a private bath.