MSc Psychological Research Methods
Department of Psychology, Faculty of Science
Working closely with specialist scientists, you’ll develop the skills to investigate and understand human behaviour.
About the course
|September 2018 start||
This course is designed to help you become an independent researcher, capable of explaining human behaviour using cutting- edge methodological techniques.
Working with an expert in your chosen field of psychology, you’ll become highly proficient in statistical analysis, project management and report writing.
There are lectures, seminars and workshops. You’re assessed on written coursework, presentations and a research dissertation.
Many of our graduates go on to a PhD or other higher degree (eg a clinical psychology doctoral course), and to a research career in academia, industry or public services.
A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in psychology or a related discipline. Evidence of undergraduate training in statistics for Psychology is also required.
English language requirements
IELTS 7.0 with 7.0 in writing and 6.0 in the other components, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
You can apply for postgraduate study using our Postgraduate Online Application Form. It is a quick and easy process.
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