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Social and Organisational Psychology MSc

Social and Organisational Psychology MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Organisational Psychology Social Psychology

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The MSc Social and Organisational Psychology is one of only a few Masters programmes in the UK which is provided by researchers working at the cutting edge of both social psychology and organisational psychology. The programme is taught by a successful and dynamic group of researchers who, individually and collectively, enjoy a world-class reputation. The Masters programme will equip you with an array of skills which will enable you to function as an effective PhD student or as a professional researcher or practitioner in social psychology and organisational psychology. The programme forms part of the Economic and Social Research Council South West Doctoral Training Centre - a hub of world-class social science research. A distinguishing feature of the programme is its research apprenticeship, which will help you develop your research skills by allowing you to work alongside experienced researchers and/or practitioners and write up your findings in the form of a dissertation. Although teaming up with a researcher within the department is generally advised, it is occasionally possible to engage in apprenticeships with organizations or people outside of the University, provided suitable co-supervision is established. The University of Exeter has an enviable reputation amongst graduate employers, which has helped our postgraduates launch a variety of successful careers. The MSc Social and Organisational Psychology will equip you with an array of scientific and communication skills that will enable you to function as an effective PhD student, a professional researcher, or a practitioner in social and organisational psychology. The degree will allow you to develop scientific and communication skills enabling progression into research, professional psychology, marketing, and business roles. Exeter’s impressive reputation amongst graduate employers has helped postgraduates into successful careers in research, high technology industries, management, personnel, legal and advertising services, amongst others.

Different course options

Full time | Streatham Campus | 1 year | SEP-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

In this module you will undertake, under the supervision of a member of academic staff, a substantial research project. You will learn about formulating research questions, designing experiments and studies, analysing and interpreting data, and communicating research to others. You will gain vital skills in being both a consumer and a producer of cutting-edge psychological research. You will also gain important personal development skills in terms of project management, working within a research team, and communicating your ideas to others.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£9,800

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,600

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students normally need to have a 2:1 honours degree or a related discipline.

University information

The University of Exeter is a public research university that is a member of the leading research- oriented UK universities, the Russell Group, The European University Association and the AMBA. As demonstrated in the REF 2014, 98% of the University of Exeter’s postgraduate research has been rated to be of international quality. Out of their 23,613 students, 4,681 of these are postgraduates. There are three main campuses to study at, with most...more

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