The course provides research training and taught content in child social development. This course provides structured psychological training in child social development so that those successfully completing the course can proceed along a career path related to the psychology of child social development.
This course is open to graduates with a 1st or upper 2nd class degree in psychology or overseas equivalent. Individuals without such qualifications but with other relevant experience should contact the course director to discuss whether they would benefit from the course.
Core modules: theory and methodology in psychology; qualitative data analysis; quantitative data analysis 2; dissertation. Specialist modules: special topics in psychology 1; special topics in psychology 2; research apprenticeship.
The course is assessed through coursework, verbal presentation of research, unseen examination and independent research written up as a final dissertation (15,000-20,000 words). The pass mark in each module is 50%, and all modules must be passed to obtain the MSc.
All applicants may apply for 1 of 3 School of Psychology bursaries of �1,000.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,530 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 13,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,045 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Keele Campus||Keele||ST5 5BG||West Midlands|