Postgraduate Child Psychology degrees

Child Psychology is the perfect course of study for those interested in the cognitive process behind the way in which children relate to and develop their understanding of the world around them. There’s a number of courses available from the year long MSc to the DEdPsy which takes approximately 3 years.

40 universities in the UK offer 95 postgraduate child psychology degrees.

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Child Psychology MSc

Child Psychology MSc

This course looks at applied research in child psychology; it focuses on the advanced study of psychological development with regard to children and the implications of psychological theory and research...Read more
(4.7)
  • 1 - 2 years Part time degree: £2950 per year (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5900 per year (UK/EU)
Modules
  • Cognitive Development (30 Credits) - Core
  • Development in typical and atypical populations (30 Credits) - Core
  • Methods and Statistics for MSc Psychology (30 Credits) - Core
  • Psychology Dissertation (30 Credits) - Core
  • Applications of Psychological Research (30 Credits) - Optional
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Applied Child Psychology MSc

Applied Child Psychology MSc

This course looks at the advanced study of psychological development with regard to children and adolescents; it focuses on the implications of psychological theory and research for policy and practice...Read more

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NOTTINGHAM TRENT UNIVERSITY

Richard Trigg - Overview
(4.2)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2550 per year (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £5100 per year (UK/EU)

Child and Adolescent Mental Health PgCert

Child and Adolescent Mental Health PgCert

The course aims: to equip you with a sound knowledge and understanding of a range of topics in child and adolescent health; to use this to underpin your existing practical experience with evidence-based...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF LEICESTER

(1)
  • 7 months Distance without attendance degree: £ 3455 overall cost (UK/EU)

Psychology of Child Development MSc

Psychology of Child Development MSc

MSc Psychology of Child Development is designed to further students knowledge of psychology and advanced methodologies and develop their research ability through guided practical work; taught modules...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL LANCASHIRE

(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Research Methods in Child and Adolescent Psychology MSc

Research Methods in Child and Adolescent Psychology MSc

This programme will help students to develop an in-depth understanding of current issues in child and adolescent psychology and provides a robust training in advanced statistics and research methods which...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF GREENWICH

(3.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £6250 per year (UK/EU)
  • 24 months Part time degree: £3125 per year (UK/EU)

Psychology MPhil

Psychology MPhil

This MPhil/PhD degree in psychology provides an excellent forum for you to develop and enhance your specialist skills, as well as more general, transferable research skills. It is designed to allow you...Read more

BIRKBECK, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON

(4)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2020 per year (UK/EU)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £3840 per year (UK/EU)

Educational and Child Psychology DEdChPsy

Educational and Child Psychology DEdChPsy

This programme equips students to work as educational psychologists in local authority children services and other settings. The programme has been designed to ensure that it meets both the HPC (health...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON

Chris Pawson - Strengths
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree

Psychological Science (Research Methods) MSc

Psychological Science (Research Methods) MSc

This Masters in Research Methods of Psychological Science will provide you with both theoretical instruction and practical experience in the methods appropriate for scientific research in psychology. ...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW

(4.3)
  • 12 months Full time degree: £5350 per year (UK/EU)

Developmental Psychology MSc

Developmental Psychology MSc

The programme focuses mainly on the social and cognitive development of children. The programme produces students who are critical and independent thinkers with specialist knowledge of the social, cognitive,...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN

(4.1)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £ 38 per credit point (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6880 per year (UK/EU)

Educational Psychology DEdPsy

Educational Psychology DEdPsy

Within the applied psychology professions, there has been a recent move towards three year professional doctorate training, with educational psychologists in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, as...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF STRATHCLYDE

(4.4)
  • 24 - 33 months Part time degree: £1700 per year (UK/EU)

Developmental Psychology MSc

Developmental Psychology MSc

The programme focuses on questions such as: What psychological changes occur during infancy, childhood and adolescence? What psychological processes drive the development of children? Why are children...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF KENT

Heather Ferguson - Staff and Contact Time
(3.9)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2475 per year (UK/EU)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £4950 per year (UK/EU)

Educational Psychology DEdPsy

Educational Psychology DEdPsy

The curriculum covers the following 6 themes: Research methods in educational psychology; processes and methods of assessment; the psychology of learning: managing change; the psychology of behaviour:...Read more

CARDIFF UNIVERSITY

Researching Psychology - options & requirements
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree

Applied Child Psychology PgCert

Applied Child Psychology PgCert

This postgraduate course equips those working with children and young people in a range of psychological and behavioural strategies for intervening in meaningful and lasting ways. The course is informed...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF WOLVERHAMPTON

(3.6)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £1854 per year (UK/EU)

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Children and Young People MSc

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Children and Young People MSc

This programme provides training for individuals in outcomes-based CBT interventions to promote psychological wellbeing in children and young people; the programme is aimed at professionals already working...Read more

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON

(4)
  • 3 years Customised degree: £1200 per year (UK/EU)

Developmental Psychology and Education Leadership and Management LTh

Developmental Psychology and Education Leadership and Management LTh

The programme is designed for practising teachers, educators and others with a personal or professional interest in the field of education. The programme aims to provide opportunities for engagement with...Read more

LIVERPOOL HOPE UNIVERSITY

Nicholas Almond - Department Overview
(3.8)
  • 36 months Part time degree: £1500 per year (UK/EU)

Children and Young People's Mental Health and Psychological Practice PgCert

Children and Young People's Mental Health and Psychological Practice PgCert

This programme offers the core elements of teaching and learning on the theoretical, conceptual and evidence base for psychological practice whilst fostering a critical and reflective approach to the...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF EDINBURGH

(4.1)
  • 12 months Part time degree

Educational Psychology DEdPsy

Educational Psychology DEdPsy

The programme is for educational psychologists and meets the requirements for chartered status with BPS, and is approved for registration with the HCPC. This educational psychology doctorate is based...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON

Simon Grist - Mental Health
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5043 per year (UK/EU)

Child and Family Psychology MSc

Child and Family Psychology MSc

The course combines research methods training with the study of children and families, their development, roles and social contexts, in order to prepare students to undertake a research project on a child...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF EAST ANGLIA UEA

(4.6)
  • 1 year Full time degree: £6000 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £3000 per year (UK/EU)

Developmental Psychology MSc

Developmental Psychology MSc

Students gain an understanding of how humans develop, mentally, socially and behaviourally, throughout life, from infancy to old age, on a course accredited by the British Psychology Society. ...Read more

SHEFFIELD HALLAM UNIVERSITY

(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 - 3 years Part time degree

Educational Psychology MSc

Educational Psychology MSc

The MSc in Educational Psychology aims to prepare Trainee Educational Psychologists to work as practitioners of applied educational psychology in local government (usually Education or Social Services),...Read more

UNIVERSITY OF DUNDEE

Dr Astrid Schloerscheidt - Employability
(4.5)
  • 24 months Full time degree
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