Research Methods (Developmental Psychology)
This course is designed for students who plan to continue their graduate studies at PhD level in an area of developmental psychology, cognitive psychology, or social psychology. It is recognised by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) as providing suitable training for this purpose, and the course is one of the named routes on the MA in Research Methods. It is a Social Sciences faculty degree that involves other departments within the University.
2.1 in psychology or psychology related subject (or equivalent). English language requirements include an IELTS score of 7.0 or above in all components (with no component under 6.5) or equivalent.
Core modules; applied statistics (30 credits); perspectives on social research (15 credits); qualitative methods on social science (15 credits); advanced developmental psychopathology review (15 credits); research design in child and clinical psychology (15 credits); current issues in developmental psychology and psychopathology (30 credits); dissertation (60 credits).
The assessments include examinations, written assignments, oral presentations and the dissertation.
ESRC North East Doctoral Training Centre 1+3 Studentships.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 18,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,100 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 6,100 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Durham University||Durham||DH1 3LG||North East|
Department of Psychology
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