MSc Occupational Psychology
Sheffield University Management School, Faculty of Social Sciences
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About the course
|September 2018 start||
Accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS)
This course can involve a research project in a real-world organisation, which will demand effective communication, negotiation and project management skills.
Recent research projects include a performance management project for a large organisation, working with a company in the insurance sector on change management, and a review of a law firm’s reward system.
If you’re already eligible for the British Psychological Society’s (BPS) Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership, you can study for this MSc. The degree is recognised by the BPS. It helps you on your way towards chartered psychologist status.
If you’re not eligible for BPS membership, you can take the MSc Work Psychology. This degree is not recognised by the BPS but it will help you develop the skills you need for research and practice as an occupational psychologist.
Lectures and workshops.
Written work, examinations and research dissertation.
1 year full-time
A 2:1 honours degree in psychology or a related discipline.
You should also be eligible for the BPS’s Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership. If you’re not eligible, you can apply for the MSc Work Psychology.
English language requirements
Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.
Fees and funding
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