Brunel University London

Brunel University London

Psychological Sciences

The programme provides a postgraduate qualification enabling students from a range of backgrounds to gain Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership in Psychology of the British Psychological Society (BPS). Moreover, the programme provides a sound knowledge of the diverse approaches to the study of behaviour encompassed within the core areas of psychology. Finally, the programme emphasises the development of transferable knowledge, analytic expertise and research skills, which will be useful across the diverse areas of employment that attract psychology graduates and as a basis for further advanced study within the discipline (e.g. PhD, ClinPsyD, DEdPsy).

Entry requirements

A UK 1st or 2nd Class (2.1) Honours degree or equivalent internationally recognised qualification in a natural science, social science or a non-BPS accredited degree in psychology. GCSE grade C (or equivalent) in mathematics. Applicants with other degrees and disciplines with relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis and may be interviewed either in person or by telephone. IELTS: 6.5 (min 6 in all areas) or Pearson: 58 (51 in all subscores) or BrunELT: 65 per cent (min 60 per cent in all areas).

Course modules

Compulsory modules include: conceptual and historical issues in psychology; developmental psychology; individual differences; social psychology; statistics in psychology; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Coursework essays, examinations, quantitative reports, oral presentations, dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,350 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,350 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 14,100 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,350 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,350 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 8,350 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,175 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,175 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 7,050 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,175 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,175 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,175 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brunel University London Uxbridge UB8 3PH South East

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