Sahil Sharma

What is the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology hons. please tell me its urgent as I have to apply and I have only 2 days left…

Please simplify my problem with right solution

by Sahil Sharma
4 answers
| Share :

4 answers

RE: What is the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology hons. please tell me its urgent as I have to apply and I have only 2 days left…

Adhunika Naithani
Adhunika Naithani
Verified Career Expert
School Counselor at Step By Step School NOIDA
  • Noida

Hi,

There is a lot of difference between BA Psychology and BA (Hons) Psychology.

In BA Psychology you will taught Psychology as one subject with other subjects like Hindi, English, Philosophy, Political Science etc..... but if you opt for a BA (Hons) in Psychology you will be taught only Psychology and its various Subjects like Child Psychology, Experimental Psychology, Research Methodology, Abnormal Psychology etc.....

BA (Hons) in Psychology will be anytime better than doing a BA Psychology course because it will help you gain a better understanding of the subject concerned.

Best Wishes!

RE: What is the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology hons. please tell me its urgent as I have to apply and I have only 2 days left…

Meghna Mukherjee
Meghna Mukherjee
Verified Career Expert
Counselor at Adaptive Minds
  • Mumbai

Hi There,

Though I am aware that till this time, you might have made your choice.
But thought that this needs maintaining.

There is one additional difference apart from what the counselor above has mentioned.
When a student passes with Hons, they also have to submit a dissertation which is like a Research paper and only then will they be given their degree.

Wish you good luck....

RE: What is the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology hons. please tell me its urgent as I have to apply and I have only 2 days left…

Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD
Verified Career Expert
Consulting Psychologist
  • Delhi

Dear Aspirant,

Both Career Experts aptly clarified the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology Honors course. I am summarizing the key difference between the two.

BA Psychology (Honors) is basically designed to develop knowledge and skills required for a research. This degree includes specialisation where in you would study the subject in detail, and a combination of coursework and a research project.

BA Psychology (General) has Psychology is designed to provide broad overview of subjects. You study psychology as major along with other subjects as minors.

Best Wishes,
Apurva Kumar Pandya, PhD

RE: What is the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology hons. please tell me its urgent as I have to apply and I have only 2 days left…

Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD
Dr. Anand Wadadekar, PhD
Verified Career Expert
Founder & CEO: Discovering Careers India
  • pune

Dear Aspirant,

Any Honours course means it is in-depth and Honours course may also have another additional academic year. A normal graduation except Engineering, Medicine has 3 years, an Honours degree may have four years with a research project or dissertation.

Best wishes

In order to post replies to the question: "What is the difference between BA Psychology and BA Psychology hons. please tell me its urgent as I have to apply and I have only 2 days left…"

Post Reply

Latest ANSWERS

how to become a charted accountant ?

Hello Murali, To pursue CA, you first need to register with the Institute of Chartered Accountancy of India, after 10th.   But only after you cle .. read more

hi dis is dhanya..thanks for ur reply mam i also wanted to know scope in hospital management also..if we do pgdhm watz d course pattern

Hello Dhanya,   What exactly do you wish to pursue? It seems you have a lot of confusion. So best would be to sit down, relax and judge your own .. read more

Sir, which course is more better for me after b.a. Sir am i think that I should go in general manager or hotel management because I have economics sub. What you think about this.

Hello There, As per me, you should go in for a higher studies as per your subject specialisation at the Graduate level. Did you specialise in economic .. read more

Helo mam..My brother has completed intermediate with bi.p.c course.he is not sure abt wt to do further now.He is interested in hotel management.Is dis gud for best future??

Hello Priya,   JPlease note a course your brother is interested in doing, definitely if allowed he will prosper because it is as per his liking a .. read more
Most Popular

What are the key things the resume of a Web Designer must reflect?

A resume is a ideal place / Opportunity to exhibit your designing talents.    Show to the world in the shortest possible time, about your sk .. read more

I am 12th pcm student 'if not engineering than what career I choose

Hello, Thanks for Asking..!! Many Students search for the best career options after 12th Science except Engineering. It is very hard step of your care .. read more

I am a failiure of class 12 what can I do..?? plz suggest me I am so confused I want ot make my career in army

If u want to pass in NIOS board for October 2017 then I can guide you and help u . We are giving sureties of passing in 10th & 12th NIOS board . w .. read more

What are the most interesting things I can do while working as a Psychologist?

The most interesting things you can do while working as a Psychologist are creating your own style of handling your patients. Go beyond the bookish kn .. read more