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Full time | Talbot Campus | 1 year | SEP

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Full time


1 year

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Key information

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Psychology (General)

Course type


Course Summary

This conversion course will cover all areas of psychology to provide you with the knowledge and understanding to start a career in this field.

Why study MSc Psychology at BU?

  • New psychology conversion course, currently undergoing the accreditation process to achieve the Graduate Basis of Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society (BPS)
  • During this course you will develop a high level of understanding and insight into empirical and theoretical psychology issues
  • Develop a well-founded knowledge and critical understanding of the mind and behaviour through learning about all areas of psychology
  • Acquire a range of sought-after research skills and methods to investigate behaviour
  • Learn to conduct research independently and apply your knowledge in a variety of contexts.

Course accreditations

The course is currently going through the accreditation process. The aim is for students to qualify with the Graduate Basis of Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society (BPS).


After completing this course, you will possess an in-depth knowledge of all aspects of psychology which will open up a employment opportunities within this and related fields.


Examines the psychology of attention, memory, and problem-solving. Also explores the effects of brain damage (e.g. aphasia, spatial neglect).

Tuition fees

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Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 or equivalent in any subject.

University information

Based by the sea in south-west England, just two hours from London by train, Bournemouth University offers over 90 taught Master’s courses as well as many research programmes. 16% of its students are in postgraduate study, meaning you’ll be joining a thriving postgraduate community. The university has four academic faculties, divided into numerous individual subject areas: Health & Social Sciences Departments: Medical Science & Public...more