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MSc Organisational and Business Psychology

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Study mode

Online

Duration

30 months

Start date

11-OCT-22

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Organisational Psychology

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Program Description

Further your career with this fully online Organisational and Business Psychology MSc from a Russell Group university.

Throughout the programme, you will develop knowledge of vital principles and practices of Organisational and Business Psychology. You will learn how to apply this knowledge to a range of real-life organisational settings.

The research-led curriculum has been designed to help you develop awareness of the ethical concerns and challenges within the global issues of psychology to effectively identify best practices within organisational environments. You will gain skills and knowledge such as problem solving, manipulation of data and application of reasoned approach that will empower you to enhance modern day organisational effectiveness and support employee well-being.

To achieve a full master’s degree, you will be required to complete 180 credits. This programme is also available as a postgraduate diploma (PG Dip) which amounts to 120 credits. Students who complete the PG Dip will have the opportunity to progress to a full master’s degree.

Assessment

Assessment is exclusively through online assignments rather than examinations. You will be assessed through a range of activities, including written assignments, presentations, discussion forum participation and journal entries.

Career destinations

Upon successful completion of the programme, you will be equipped to put psychological principles into effect in a variety of settings including research, practice and the interface of applied research in organizational settings. As you master the scientific aspects of the course, you will be able to explore careers in the general areas of Human Resources, Training and Development, with specific focus on the development of knowledge and skills for independent consulting in areas such as Leadership and Coaching.

Delivery

This programme is designed to be studied wholly online and part-time. Teaching is delivered through our state-of-the-art Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), which provides students with access to all resources required for interactive study online. On this platform you will be encouraged to work collaboratively with classmates and actively read around your topic through our comprehensive library of eBooks and journals.

Modules

Mind, Brain, and Behaviour (15 Credits)
Data Analysis for Psychology (15 Credits)
Social Psychology (15 Credits)
Personality, Individual Differences, and Intelligence (15 Credits)
Evidence Based Coaching (15 Credits)
Inspiring others; the Psychology of Leadership (15 Credits)
Global Talent Management (15 Credits)
Organisational Development and Change (15 Credits)
Dissertation (60 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (overall cost)

15,300

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (overall cost)

15,300

Entry requirements

All applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis. If you want to discuss your previous qualifications and experience before applying, please contact us now via LiveChat. Applicants should possess either:  • A minimum of a 2:1 class degree in any subject including psychology equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree; or  • A minimum of a 2:2 class degree in any subject including psychology equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree AND have gained at least two years of relevant professional experience. Non-psychology applicants will normally require a GCSE Grade 4 (grade C) or GCE O Level pass in Mathematics and English, or an equivalent qualification.

Department profile

The University of Liverpool are recognised as European leaders in 100% online postgraduate education, drawing on more than two decades experience of delivering high quality online learning for a global community of students. More than 10,000 students from over 160 countries have completed the University’s online programmes.  You will receive a highly regarded qualification from the University of Liverpool, a founding member of the UK Russell...more