University of Bath
This successful BPS accredited programme, drawing on a multidisciplinary approach to health, covers the main areas of sickness and health psychology, as well as the methodologies for conducting research in primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare settings. The course is 1 of the only accredited MSc Health Psychology programmes offering a placement. Our placement is 4 months in duration.
1st or 2.1 Honours degree (or equivalent) in Psychology recognised by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as providing Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC), from a recognised university; overseas students with equivalent qualifications must obtain GBC from the BPS; a minimum of 2 weeks (full time) experience of working in health settings.English Language requirements: IELTS 7.0 (with not less than 7.0 in each of the 4 components); PTE Academic of 69 with no less than 62 in any component. References: 2 references are required, atleast 1 of these must be an academic reference.
Modules: Semester 1 taught modules: introduction to issues in health and health beliefs; biopsychosocial mechanisms in health; health communications and context; advanced research design in health; multivariate statistics for use in health contexts. Semester 2 taught modules: managing ill health; health pychology in practice; advanced statistics for use in health contects. Project/dissertation units: health psychology placement; health pychology dissertation.
Some Departmental bursaries available to cover fees.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 7,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,000 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|The Centre for Addiction Treatment Studies||Warminster||BA12 8PY||South West|