Cardiff University

Cardiff University


This is a nine-month full-time course, designed to bring graduates with some training in psychology to the level required to meet the Graduate Basis for registration with the British Psychological Society. Students who successfully complete the course achieve a Graduate Diploma in Psychology, and should then have the knowledge and expertise to progress to MSc or doctorate courses in Psychology. You will study a total of 130 credits, selected from the topics offered by the School, which currently include the following areas: Research Dissertation, Psychological Research skills, Social Psychology, Biological Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Abnormal Psychology and Developmental Psychology and Perception.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cathays Park Campus Cardiff CF10 3AT Wales

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Postgraduate Enquiries
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