London Metropolitan University

London Metropolitan University

Applied Psychology

Accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), this 1-year conversion course is designed for non-psychology graduates who wish to acquire Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the BPS. It is for graduates who have completed our University Certificate in Psychology for Graduates (By Distance Learning) course or who have obtained 60 credits in any combination of biological, cognitive, developmental, personality and social psychology and research methods (including statistics) with another institution.

Entry requirements

You will be required to have a degree with at least lower second class honours (or overseas equivalent); grade C or above in GCSE Mathematics (or equivalent) and have completed our University Certificate in Psychology for Graduates (by Distance Learning) course or obtained 60 credits in any combination of biological, cognitive, developmental, personality and social psychology, and research methods (including statistics) with another institution. UK students are also expected to have grade C or above in GCSE English, and international students are expected to meet the University's English language qualification requirements.

Course modules

Core modules: Cognitive and Developmental Psychology, Individual Differences and Social Psychology, Psychobiology and Psychological Research Methods, Further Research Methods and an MSc Dissertation. Optional modules (two to be chosen from) include Psychopathology, Forensic Psychology, and Work and Business Psychology.

Assessment methods

Assessments are made through essays, practical reports, dissertation and end-of-module examinations.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,700 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,965 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 885 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,100 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 1,350 per Credit (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 900 per Credit (Scotland) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Holloway Islington N7 8DB South East

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Key information

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Postgraduate Admissions
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020 7133 4202