University of Brighton

University of Brighton

Community Psychology

The central focus of this course is to provide knowledge and training platforms that allow you to work towards addressing the institutional marginalisation and disempowerment that drives local and global community issues. It introduces critical, liberation and human rights perspectives, reflecting on traditional modes of scientific enquiry and what they mean for groups and individuals struggling with issues of marginalisation.

Entry requirements

Degree and/or experience: Normally a 2.1 degree in a social science subject but candidates with professional qualifications and directly relevant work experience may be considered.
For non-native speakers of English: IELTS 6.5 overall, with 6.0 in writing and a minimum of 5.5 in the other elements.

Course modules

Community psychology (theory and practice); participation and democracy; social research practice (collaborative work in a community or organisational setting); psychosocial transformations; research methods in the social sciences and dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,330 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,760 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,760 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,760 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MA Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,760 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,880 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,165 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,880 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,880 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MA Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,880 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Falmer Campus Brighton BN1 9PH South East

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