Goldsmiths, University of London
Research Methods in Psychology
This programme gives students a thorough grounding in research methods in psychology; it trains them in the fundamental aspects of quantitative and qualitative research, including research design, data collection and data analysis, and provides practical, 'hands-on' experience. The programme enables students to: gain a thorough knowledge of a range of behavioural and social science methodologies; understand the principles of quantitative and qualitative research; correctly apply advanced statistical and computing techniques; enhance their skills in critical analysis and evaluation of research findings; consider philosophical and ethical issues in relation to science in general and to psychological research in particular; develop expertise in data collection, handling large data sets and data analysis; appropriately plan and design, present and evaluate, effective psychological research studies; students also complete a research project leading to a dissertation, and students participate in general research skills training courses with students from other departments at Goldsmiths.
Almost all offers require an upper 2nd Class degree.
ESRC; Department offers a number of MSc bursaries equivalent to home/EU full-time fees.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (England)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 15,000 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Scotland)||1 years|
|MRes||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,250 per Year 1 (Wales)||1 years|
|MRes||Part-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Goldsmiths, University of London||Lewisham||SE14 6NW||South East|
020 7078 5300