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Exams are available for all modules and may be taken at a location convenient to you.
Psychology is defined as the science of behaviour and mental processes (psyche = soul or mind, logos = study of). It is an academic and applied field involving the study of behaviour, mind and thought.  There are many divisions of psychology such as child, sport, abnormal just to name a few.  It also encompasses the application of such knowledge to various realms of human activity, including problems of individuals' daily lives and the treatment of mental illness.