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MA Degrees in Psychology

39 degrees at 24 universities in the UK.

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Developmental Psychology (Interdisciplinary Studies) MA

Developmental Psychology (Interdisciplinary Studies) MA

ABOUT THE COURSE The full Masters award requires you to gain 180 credits. The following modules are studied as part of the 60 credit block -Developmental Psychology. The remaining credits should be made...Read more
(3.8)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 5,200 per year (UK)
  • 27 months Part time degree
  • Developmental Psychology (30 Credits)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
  • Cognitive Development (30 Credits)
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MA Gender, Sexuality in Global Politics (Online)

MA Gender, Sexuality in Global Politics (Online)

Overview This online MA Gender, Sexuality in Global Politics programmes provides a comprehensive understanding of the deployment of gender and sexuality in areas related to global politics. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 2 years Online degree: 12,000 overall cost (UK)
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Gender, Conflict and the Middle-East (Online) (30 Credits) - Core
  • Gender and Social Inequality (online) (30 Credits) - Core
  • Gender, Sexuality in Global Politics (online) (30 Credits) - Core
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Education (Psychology) MA

Education (Psychology) MA

The Education (Psychology) MA will introduce students to key theoretical issues in the psychology of education, critical analysis of psychological theory and research, and its contribution to educational...Read more
(4.1)
  • 5 years Customised degree
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,800 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,400 per year (UK)
  • Methodology and Statistics- Core
  • Core Topics in the Psychology of Education- Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits)
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Applied Psychology of Music MA

Applied Psychology of Music MA

Overview Study existing research and theories in the psychology of music while continuing to follow your own musical interests on this course. You’ll explore topics on the social, developmental and...Read more
(4.2)
  • 12 months Full time degree: 10,750 per year (UK)
  • 24 months Part time degree
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Case Studies in the Applied Psychology of Music (30 Credits) - Core
  • Empirical Research Techniques (30 Credits) - Core
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Criminology with Forensic Psychology MA

Criminology with Forensic Psychology MA

Why choose this course? This Criminology with Forensic Psychology MA programme enables you to combine two complementary subject areas. The criminology elements will introduce you to the complex nature...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,560 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,708 per year (UK)
  • Criminology Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Criminological Research in Practice (30 Credits) - Core
  • Understanding Crime and Criminal Careers (30 Credits) - Core
  • Investigative and Legal Processes in Forensic Psychology (30 Credits) - Core
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MA Human Resource Management (Work Psychology)

MA Human Resource Management (Work Psychology)

About the courseAs a Human Resource (HR) practitioner, you will need to find solutions to critical issues. The course combines Human Resource Management (HRM) theory with psychology to develop a deeper...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 11,100 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,580 per year (UK)
  • Working Lives in a Changing Environment (15 Credits) - Core
  • Strategic People Management and Development (15 Credits) - Core
  • Business Research in People Practice (15 Credits) - Core
  • Personal Effectiveness and Leadership (15 Credits) - Core
  • Effective Work Psychology (15 Credits) - Core
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Gender, Sexuality and Culture (MA): January start

Gender, Sexuality and Culture (MA): January start

Birkbecks MA Gender, Sexuality and Culture is built around the interdisciplinary study of gender and sexuality, an exciting and growing area of study. This course is ideal if you are interested in how...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Theorising Gender (30 Credits) - Core
  • MA/MSc Gender Studies Dissertation
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Psychology MA

Psychology MA

About This Course Our Psychology MA is a new course designed to offer advanced study in psychology with an emphasis on both research excellence and critical writing skills. Following two semesters of...Read more
(4.4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,250 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree

MA Political Psychology

MA Political Psychology

This course offers a unique opportunity to study how psychological insights can throw light on politics. The course covers the roots of political violence, propaganda, the appeal of political ideologies,...Read more
(4.2)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,750 per year (UK)
  • 15 months Full time degree: 7,500 per year (UK)
  • 27 months Part time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree: 7,750 per year (UK)
  • Final Project- Core
  • Issues & Debates in Political Psychology- Core
  • Research Imagination- Core
  • The Psychology of Democracy- Core
  • The Psychodynamics of Political Culture and Society- Core
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MSc Health Psychology

MSc Health Psychology

Equipping you with the knowledge base and practical skills required to become a scientific practitioner in health settings, this health psychology course is for Psychology graduates who already have the...Read more
(4.3)
  • 1 year Full time degree
  • 2 years Part time degree

Community Psychology MA

Community Psychology MA

Community psychology brings social change to the forefront of the way that we understand and promote psychological wellbeing. It provides an alternative to the standard model of psychological enquiry...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 7,866 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree
  • Research Methods in the Social Sciences
  • Social Research Practice
  • Dissertation
  • Community Psychology: Theory and Practice
  • Community and Clinical Approaches to Mental Distress
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Criminology MA

Criminology MA

Why choose this course? Our Criminology MA will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the complex nature of crime, harm and victimisation, together with an appreciation of the role of criminal...Read more
(4)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 8,560 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,708 per year (UK)
  • Understanding Crime and Criminal Careers (30 Credits) - Core
  • Critical Criminology (30 Credits) - Core
  • Criminology Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
  • Criminological Research in Practice (30 Credits) - Core
  • Punishment: History and Meanings (30 Credits) - Core
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Brain and Cognitive Development (MA)

Brain and Cognitive Development (MA)

Our MA Brain and Cognitive Development is designed to give you an understanding of the role of the child’s environment through the study of the impact of the family, communities and other social networks. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,170 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 5,085 per year (UK)
  • Critical Book Review (15 Credits) - Core
  • Families (15 Credits) - Core
  • Qualitative Methods (15 Credits) - Core
  • Child Development in a Global Context (15 Credits) - Core
  • Development Cognitive Neuroscience (15 Credits) - Core
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Gender, Sexuality and Culture (MA)

Gender, Sexuality and Culture (MA)

Birkbecks MA Gender, Sexuality and Culture is built around the interdisciplinary study of gender and sexuality, an exciting and growing area of study. This course is ideal if you are interested in how...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Theorising Gender (30 Credits) - Core
  • MA/MSc Gender Studies dissertation
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Health and Clinical Psychological Sciences MA

Health and Clinical Psychological Sciences MA

Birkbecks MA Health and Clinical Psychological Sciences is designed for graduates with a background in psychology, neuroscience or health sciences, who want to deepen their understanding of cutting-edge...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,170 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,085 per year (UK)
  • Neurocognitive Processes in Mental Health (15 Credits) - Core
  • Neurocases and Clinical Assessments (15 Credits) - Core
  • Generic Research Skills (15 Credits) - Core
  • Current Challenges in Health (15 Credits) - Core
  • Critical review of research methodologies in psychological and clinical sciences (15 Credits) - Core
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Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology MA

Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology MA

Our MA Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology brings together some of the worlds leading researchers in the field of cognitive neuroscience and neuropsychology from centres such as the Centre for...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,170 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 5,085 per year (UK)
  • Generic Research Skills (15 Credits)
  • MA Psychology Research Dissertation (60 Credits)
  • Neuroimaging Methods (15 Credits)
  • Cognitive, Affective, and Social Neuroscience (15 Credits)
  • Advanced Quantitative Methods (15 Credits)
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Psychoanalytic Studies MA

Psychoanalytic Studies MA

The MA Psychoanalytic Studies is jointly run by the Departments of Psychosocial Studies and History, Classics and Archaeology, which allows you to study the origins of psychoanalysis, its history over...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Psychoanalysis and Culture (30 Credits) - Core
  • Psychoanalysis and History (30 Credits) - Core
  • Concepts in Psychoanalysis (30 Credits) - Core
  • Independent Research Module (60 Credits)
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Educational Neuroscience MA

Educational Neuroscience MA

Offered jointly by Birkbeck and UCLs Institute of Education, this Masters degree provides experience of both in-depth theory and hands-on research in the emerging area of educational neuroscience. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,170 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 5,085 per year (UK)
  • Advanced Quantitative Methods (15 Credits) - Core
  • Genetics of Development (15 Credits) - Core
  • Neuroimaging Methods (15 Credits) - Core
  • Development Cognitive Neuroscience (15 Credits) - Core
  • Issues in Educational Neuroscience (30 Credits) - Core
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Psychosocial Studies MA

Psychosocial Studies MA

Psychosocial studies holds that conventional distinctions found in many areas of sociology and psychology between the psychological and the social are untenable and that our inner and outer worlds are...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,030 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 4,515 per year (UK)
  • Theories and Sites of the Psychosocial (30 Credits) - Core
  • Texts and Interpretation (30 Credits) - Core
  • Independent Research Module (60 Credits)
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Cognition and Computation (MA)

Cognition and Computation (MA)

Aimed at graduates of either the computational sciences or the psychological sciences, the MA in Cognition and Computation is an ideal foundation for a research career in the cognitive sciences. ...Read more
(3.9)
  • 1 year Full time degree: 10,170 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time evening degree: 5,085 per year (UK)
  • Case studies in computational modelling of mind (15 Credits) - Core
  • Fundamental debates in Cognitive Sciences (15 Credits) - Core
  • Computational Approaches to Mind (15 Credits) - Core
  • Sensorimotor Processes and Attention (15 Credits) - Core
  • Cognitive, Affective, and Social Neuroscience (15 Credits) - Core
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