Society and Culture / Bachelor's degree programme
Psychological Sciences and Techniques

General information for the a.y. 2019-2020

Interuniversity programme with Università degli studi di Parma
This interuniversity degree programme is organised by the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, jointly with the University of Parma.

Disciplinary areaSociety and Culture
Duration 3 years - 180 Credits
Admission Accesso Programmato Limited access, see call for applications
Language Taught in Italian
Teaching method Offered through distance learning (blended course)
Regulation Main Teaching Regulations


The course of study in Psychological Sciences and Techniques was created within the collaboration between the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia and the University of Parma. It aims to provide the basic knowledge and skills in psychological specialties and related disciplines that are important to understand individual, group and social organizations behavior. The course adopts a blended e-learning strategy with standard lectures in class together with synchronous and asynchronous learning materials provided through the web.

Course content

In each year, one semester of standard in-classroom lectures is spent in Reggio Emilia and one in Parma. Courses taught are in the main field of psychology, such as experimental psychology, social psychology, work and organizational psychology, and clinical and health psychology. In addition, the bachelor includes courses of neurosciences, statistics, criminology, sociology and law. A 200-hours stage with psychologists in University or other work organizations is also included.

Career options

Graduates in Psychological Sciences and Techniques can access section B of the Psychologists' Professional Register and work under the supervision of a Psychologist with master degree and registered at Section A of the Psychologists' Professional Register.

After the degree

Graduates in Psychological Sciences and Techniques fulfil the requirements to complete their training by acceding to a two-years Master Degree in Psychology (LM-51) in any Italian University.

More information

Course Director
prof. Loris Vezzali
Maristella Scorza

The course is managed by the Department of Education and Humanities