Heriot-Watt University

Heriot-Watt University

Business Psychology

The course is aimed at people already in, or aspiring towards, a career in any business setting; it provides understanding of aspects of psychology relevant to the workplace.

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd Class Honours degree in psychology or cognate discipline (e.g. marketing, management); given the practical element of the course, non-graduate candidates are also considered depending upon individual circumstances and experience. The minimum requirement for English language is IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.

Course modules

Core Courses: social and organisational change; psychology of coaching; consumer and economic psychology; consumer ergonomics; organisational culture; leadership; diversity; research methods; Master's project. Master's students take all the modules; diploma students take all the modules except the project; certificate students select 4 modules.

Assessment methods

Thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (EU) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (England) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (International) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Wales) 2 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (England) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (England) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (International) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (International) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (England) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (England) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 6 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 6 months
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (EU) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (England) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (International) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Distance learning September 2016 GBP 1,050 per Module (Wales) 2 years
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Year 1 (International) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (Scotland) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,980 per Year 1 (EU) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (England) 9 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,880 per Year 1 (England) 9 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Virtual Learning Environment
Edinburgh Campus Edinburgh EH14 4AS Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Life Sciences
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0131 4513455