University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Psychology

Students can choose from 3 pathways: psychology, including child development, perception and cognition, language and communication; brain imaging and cognitive neuroscience; cognitive neuropsychology and rehabilitation.

Entry requirements

At least a good undergraduate degree (at least 2.1 or equivalent) in psychology or a related discipline; students must wish to extend their understanding of psychology, to become better prepared for a quality employment situation, or to aim for a further degree.

Course modules

Getting into research; proposing research; research project; research placement; getting into psychology; current research 1 and 2 (10 credits each); foundations (10 credits); honing your skills; transferable skills (10 credits); computer use (10 credits); design and analysis 1 (10 credits); design and analysis 2 (10 credits).

Assessment methods

Students are assessed by a variety of methods including marked essays and reports, presentations, and peer assessments.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,350 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,840 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,420 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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Key information

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