Middlesex University

Middlesex University

Applied Psychology

This course has been designed with an emphasis on qualitative and quantitative research but also equips you with knowledge of theoretical and practical issues in areas of applied psychology. This programme is ideally suited to those who may wish to extend their research interests to doctoral level or work in local and central government agencies across Europe and other continents.The course combines knowledge areas and skills across neuropsychology, health, business and counselling and psychotherapy.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject. We also consider candidates with other relevant qualifications and individuals with a minimum of 3 years' work experience. Those without formal qualifications need to demonstrate relevant work experience and the ability to study at postgraduate level. Grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification; English language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL paper-based 575 (no less than 4.5 in test of written English) or TOEFL internet-based 90 (with no less than 19 in each component).

Course modules

Core modules include: Applied business psychology; applied neuropsychology in education; counselling and psychotherapy in applied psychology; research methods in applied psychology; contemporary research and issues in applied psychology; advanced psychology dissertation.

Assessment methods

A major part of your assessment will be your 10,000 to 15,000-word dissertation, which will be accompanied by a 1,500-word research proposal and a 10-minute presentation; other forms of assessment will include tests, projects, statistical assignments, essays, reports, logbooks and case study analyses.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
PgDip Full-time - 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 8,000 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
PgCert Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 43 per Credit (home fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hendon Campus Barnet NW4 4BT South East

Key information

Telephone number: 
020 8411 5555