De Montfort University

De Montfort University

Health Psychology

This course has been designed and delivered in collaboration with researchers and practitioners within the field, the Health Psychology course will give you the opportunity to explore the many ways in which psychology can be applied to an understanding of health and illness and to modern healthcare systems.

Entry requirements

Minimum 2.1 Honours degree from a BPS accredited psychology course (or international equivalent); successful applicants are required to attend an interview; enhanced DBS certificate and self declaration form are required, (international applicants are required to submit a criminal records certificate from their home country) in accordance with DMU's admissions policy; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Theories and perspectives in health psychology; mind, body and health; understanding and managing chronic health conditions; health, diversity and social inclusion; psychology of health and food through the lifespan; health psychology in theory and contemporary practice; research methods and data analysis for health psychologists; health psychology dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by individual and group work; the production of research reports; portfolios and presentations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Whole course (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Whole course (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Whole course (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Whole course (Wales) 3 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (EU) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (England) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (EU) 3 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 415 per Credit (England) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Leicester Campus Leicester LE1 9BH East Midlands

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Key information

Contact: 
DMU Enquiries
Telephone number: 
0116 250 6070