Coventry University

Coventry University

Occupational Psychology

Occupational psychologists apply the science of psychology in work-based settings. This course is accredited by the British Psychological Society and provides a thorough grounding in the theory and practical skills central to the application of psychological research in the workplace. This course can be taken on campus or as a blended learning course (2 years).

Entry requirements

Admission to the course requires a level of psychological knowledge and skills which is normally provided by an accredited Honours degree in psychology. Those that do not hold a degree in psychology require: evidence of practical experience in a relevant area; evidence of a relevant undergraduate degree with research methods training (e.g. business, science, human resources) at the level of 2.2 or above; evidence of particular achievements at undergraduate level which indicate strengths in occupational psychology. Applicants will be asked to complete an application form and provide evidence of their degree classification. Applicants will also be required to provide 2 references, at least 1 of which should include comments on their academic ability. Applicants whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS of 6.5 overall, with no component lower than 5.5. Pre-sessional English is available if required.

Course modules

Modules include: psychological assessment at work; research methods in psychology; work and well being; applying psychology to work and organisations; leadership engagement and motivation; work design, change and development; learning, training and development; project planning and ethics; dissertation in occupational psychology.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,280 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (England) 2 years
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 GBP 11,280 per Whole course (International) 2 years
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Mixed mode September 2016 GBP 5,799 per Whole course (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Coventry University Coventry CV1 5FB West Midlands

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