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MSc - Health and Sport

MSc Psychology

Course Overview

The MSc Psychology program is designed to provide students with advanced knowledge and understanding of psychological principles and practices. This program is ideal for those looking to deepen their expertise in psychology, engage in high-level research, and prepare for a variety of professional roles within the field.

The MSc Psychology program offers a comprehensive curriculum that equips students with advanced knowledge and skills in psychology. With a focus on research, clinical practice, and professional development, the program prepares graduates for diverse careers in psychology and related fields. It is ideal for those seeking to deepen their expertise and make significant contributions to the field of psychology.

 

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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

Modules

  • Advanced Research Methods: Training in sophisticated research techniques, data analysis, and interpretation.
  • Cognitive Neuroscience: Exploration of the neural mechanisms underlying cognitive processes
  • Clinical Psychology: Study of psychological disorders, their diagnosis, and therapeutic interventions
  • Social and Developmental Psychology: Examination of social influences on behaviour and the psychological development across the lifespan
  • Professional Issues in Psychology: Ethical considerations, professional practice, and the application of psychological knowledge in various settings

Career progression

Graduates of the MSc Psychology 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

How to apply

It's easy to apply online using our online application portal.
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