University of Cambridge

University of Cambridge

Psychology and Education

This course is intended for applicants who have a background in education, have undertaken some previous study of developmental and educational psychology, perhaps within their 1st degree, and now wish to develop their knowledge in this area further; in addition to the course fee (university composition fee) students may have to pay a college fee.

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in a relevant subject; American Bachelor degree, GPA 3.5-4.00; those whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.5; interview.

Course modules

Introductory level: developmental, cognitive psychology and cognitive neuroscience; historical and conceptual issues in psychology; social psychology and individual differences; 2 advanced modules: biological, cognitive, social and emotional aspects of learning; enhancing learning and behaviour in the school context.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on a research project.

Sponsorship information

Some ESRC studentships may be available.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MEd Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MEd Part-time October 2016 GBP 7,098 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MEd Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MEd Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MEd Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,140 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 10,500 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MPhil Full-time October 2016 GBP 21,114 per Year 1 (International) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Cambridge University Cambridge CB2 1TN East of England

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