I want to know the difference between BA(hons) PSYCHOLOGY and BA(hons) APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology is a vast subject, with lots of branches and specialities.
General Psychology is where you learn about the facets of the mind, various theories which have shaped the course of psychology, personality, memory, learning, cognition.. so on and so forth.
Applied Psychology is a specialised stream of the field where one learns to put the theories and principles of psychology to practical and tangible use in the everyday world.
Some of the common branches where psychologists heavily emphasize applied psychology are Counselling, Child Psychology, Clinical Psychology, Sports Psychology, Industrial and Organisational Psychology etc.
The basic difference betweenBA Honours psychology and BA Honours applied psychology is given below:
Psychology is an applied discipline involving the scientific study of mental processes and behaviour of humans and animals. It helps to overcome the human problems like mental problems, mental illness and depression.