Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Psychology

This course provides a grounding and training in research methods and skills. It aims to provide a broad and practical education in psychological research training which is informed by staff research experience. The course develops strong analytical, research and writing skills and provides qualifications to apply for a job as a research assistant or for higher level research training.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have a minimum of an upper 2nd Class (2.1) degree in psychology (or equivalent). English language requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: qualitative and quantitative methods; practical research skills and techniques; thesis.

Assessment methods

Assessments will be a mixture of examinations and coursework.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MRes Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,450 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MRes Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

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Key information

Contact: 
Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444