The course has an emphasis on both research excellence and critical writing skills; following 2 semesters of academic study, students write a stand-alone literature review in an area of psychology that particularly appeals to them; during the 1st 2 semesters, content modules are split between core research foundation courses providing an in depth knowledge of how psychological experiments are designed, carried out, analysed and written up, as well as a focus on evaluating scientific research and writing with an appropriate scientific style, and courses offering a variety of subject matters that students can choose from.
MA: Single or joint Honours degree in psychology, usually with a minimum degree class of 2.2 or equivalent. However, applicants with an appropriate alternative degree are also welcome. IELTS: 6.0 (with no element below 5.5) is required.
Assessment methods include written examinations, essays, oral presentations and a research thesis.
The University offers a wide range of scholarships, studentships and bursaries.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||-||1 Years|
|MA||Part-time||September 2019||-||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bangor Campus||LL57 2DG||Wales|
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