Northumbria University

Northumbria University


Course develops knowledge of psychology, including social, developmental, cognitive and biological psychology, individual differences, and research methods and philosophies, along with an awareness of ethical issues.

Entry requirements

All students should normally possess a minimum of an upper 2nd class (2.1) degree or equivalent. International/English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based) or equivalent.

Course modules

Psychological research experience; psychological data analysis; biological and social psychology; cognitive and developmental psychology; individual differences; research philosophies and planning; thesis journal.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time - 1 years
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4444