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Full time | Queen's University Belfast | 1 year | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Psychology (General) Science

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

An intensive one year Master’s course with accreditation from the British Psychological Society, enabling you to pursue a career in this area even if your background is in another discipline.

WHY THIS COURSE?

This conversion course will appeal to you if you do not already have a psychology degree.

It is approved and accredited by the British Psychological Society, (it confers the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership), which means you’ll have the essential knowledge to undertake professional training.

This intensive programme means with focused work and preparation, you will get a fully-accredited course in the space of 12 rewarding months.

Career Prospects

Introduction

The degree confers eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society and many graduates will go on to complete training in one of the 7 registered professions of psychology as well as undertaking many other jobs, (management, HR, analysts) where a psychology degree is of benefit.

Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally.

Modules

Psychology II: Developmental, Cognition, Psychobiology and Applied & Professional Psychology (30 Credits) - Core
Psychology I: Social, Individual Differences, Conceptual & Historical Issues, Perception (30 Credits) - Core
Methods, Design and Analysis in Psychology (30 Credits)
Research Thesis Psychology (60 Credits)
Applications of psychology in the ?real world? (30 Credits)

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,900

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£21,400

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above in any subject or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. This is a very popular course and applicants are advised to apply as early as possible, since it may be necessary to implement an application cut-off date.