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MSc - Health and Sport

MSc Psychology (Conversion)

Course Overview

This conversion program is ideal for graduates from other fields who wish to pursue a career in psychology. It provides a comprehensive foundation in psychology, covering key areas and research methods. Students will acquire a solid grounding in psychological theories and practices. They will develop the ability to conduct research, analyse data, and apply psychological knowledge in various settings. This program prepares students for further professional training or careers in psychology



Why study this course?

  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of advanced psychological theories and methodologies.
  • Conduct independent research and contribute to the field of psychology through empirical studies.
  • Apply psychological principles to solve real-world problems and improve individual and community well-being.
  • Critically evaluate psychological research and literature.

Course details

  • Location

    Regent College London
  • Duration

    1 year
  • Study mode

    Blended, Online
  • Fees

    £ 8,496 per year, £ 15,950 per year (Overseas)
  • Timetable

    Flexible options with weekday, evening, and weekend classes available. Check when you apply.
  • Delivered in partnership with


  • Foundations of Psychology
  • Research Methods
  • Biological Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Development Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Clinical and Health Psychology
  • Individual Differences

Career progression

Graduates of the MSc Psychology (Conversion) program are well-prepared for a range of careers, including clinical psychology, counselling, academic and applied research, human resources, and organisational development. The program also serves as a solid foundation for those wishing to pursue doctoral studies in psychology.

Entry Requirements

Applicants should hold an undergraduate degree in psychology or a related field. The program is designed for those with a strong academic background and a passion for advancing their knowledge and skills in psychology. You are normally expected to have successfully completed an honours degree (or equivalent) in a relevant subject and have appropriate work experience. You may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.

Additional Criteria

  • If English is not your first language you will need to complete a Secure English Language Test at IELTS 6.0 or equivalent with no band less than 5.5.
  • If you are an international student, you must take a Secure English Language Test (SELT). You can only take a SELT with one of the following providers: IELTS SELT Consortium including UKVI Academic IELTS, LanguageCert, Pearson and PSI Services (UK) Ltd. Please see here for the minimum scores required for each.
  • You may be required to attend an interview and/or provide a portfolio of work.
  • Dr Morris A Anglin
    Dean of School of Health and Sports Science

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