Brunel University London
This course provides you with an understanding of how basic psychological processes may vary across cultures, and gives you the skills necessary to conduct your own research with different ethnic groups. The programme is specifically aimed at those who intend to pursue their psychological work in a number of different cultural settings, whether within Britain or overseas.
A UK 1st or 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in a Social Sciences/Psychology related discipline. Applicants with a 1st Class or 2.1 degree in a non related subject with relevant experience will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants with a 2.2 Honours degree will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6 in all areas); TOEFL paper-based test 580 (with a minimum of 4.5 in the test of written English); TOEFL internet-based test 92 (with a minimum of 20 in reading, writing, listening, speaking and writing); Pearson 58 (with a minimum of 51 in all areas); or BruneELT 65 per cent (with a minimum of 60 per cent in all areas).
Modules include: Cross-cultural variations in psychological finding 1; cross-cultural variations in psychological findings 2; cross-cultural research methods; dissertation. Optional modules: Foundations of psychoanalytic theory; cognitive neuroscience; evolutionary psychology.
Assessment is by coursework through the completion of term papers, seen examinations (given out at least a month before the examinations) and poster presentations; a dissertation of up to 15,000 words is then required. Students also give brief presentations in groups in class during the Findings courses.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 6,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Brunel University London||Uxbridge||UB8 3PH||South East|