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Research Methods in Psychology MSc

Research Methods in Psychology MSc

Key information
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Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Psychology (General) Social Research

Course type

Research

Course Summary

Our MSc Research Methods in Psychology course will inspire you to delve deep beneath the surface of psychology and discover the wide range of research methods used to understand it. Ranging from the study of social groups to the neuro-imaging of brain activity, you’ll cover a rich variety of contemporary psychological research methods. We’ll also make sure you benefit from a valuable combination of study and hands-on research experience. We’ll provide you with the psychological research expertise you need for the behavioural sciences. You will develop the skills you need to critically evaluate research and formulate forward-thinking research questions. We’ll also enhance the skills you need to conduct research, analyse your results and communicate the findings to others. The course provides an ideal stepping stone for research at a PhD level. We’ve designed our course so that you can develop numerous approaches to your research and combine them in your own way. After completing it, you will have developed a unique individual repertoire of research skills. You’re very likely to join the ranks of our graduates who’ve progressed to fruitful careers in local government, management, university research, healthcare and clinical psychology. Our course also provides the ideal platform to progress to a PhD.

Different course options

Full time | University of Surrey | 12 months | OCT-19

Study mode

Full time

Duration

12 months

Start date

OCT-19

Modules

This module examines the philosophical and practical basis of a range of qualitative approaches to psychological research and, through the provision of supervised qualitative research experience, develops/refines students? skills in the field.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£8,100

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£20,400

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a minimum of a 2:2 UK honours degree in Psychology, or a recognised international equivalent.

University information

The University of Surrey is proud of the cultural diversity of its international community. Over 3,500 postgraduate students, from more than 120 countries across the globe, come to Surrey each year. As a research-led university, Surrey's outstanding contributions benefit society as a whole and address major global challenges. The research-intensive learning environment makes it the perfect choice if you want to study somewhere where you can...more

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