Bangor University

Bangor University

Psychology

The course is suitable for applicants who would like to develop their professional and academic skills, but do not intend to pursue a research career in psychology.

Entry requirements

MSc: British Psychological Society accredited 1st degree or a conversion degree in psychology, usually with a 2.2 or equivalent. In exceptional circumstances, a degree Class lower than 2.2, or a non graduate qualification or relevant work experience may be deemed to be at a satisfactory standard for the purpose of postgraduate admission. Where English is not the native language/language of instruction: IELTS 6.0 (no element below 5.5).

Course modules

This course consists of taught and research components that run concurrently. The taught component comprises the following modules: compulsory modules: research methods skills; professional skills development; dissertation; plus optional modules: psychology in education; psychosis: a psychological perspective; introduction to neuroimaging; biological bases of psychological disorders; disorders of neuropsychological relevance; methods in cognition and brain research; bilingualism: research and methods; clinical neuropsychology; motivation, action and health; practical programming for psychologists; consumer psychology: theory; behaviour change.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include written examinations, essays, blogs, oral presentations and a research thesis.

Sponsorship information

The University offers a wide range of scholarships, studentships and bursaries.

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Bangor Campus LL57 2DG Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
Course Director
Telephone number: 
01248383103