University of Derby


Completion of this course enables students to access the University's MSc Psychology course; students gain an introduction to fundamental elements of psychology including cognitive, developmental, social and biological psychology; they are also be introduced to research methods, a crucial skill needed as a psychologist to develop and advance psychological thought; students focus on the basic concepts and the skills they need to successfully study psychology online; they become part of an online community, learning and networking with each other through discussion groups and email.

Course modules

Introduction to biological psychology; Introduction to cognitive psychology; Introduction to developmental psychology; Introduction to social psychology; psychology (traditions and skills); research methods and analysis in psychology.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Pre-Master's Certificate On-line study September 2017 GBP 2,295 per (Whole course) 6 Months
Pre-Master's Certificate On-line study January 2018 GBP 2,295 per (Whole course) 6 Months
Pre-Master's Certificate On-line study May 2018 GBP 2,295 per (Whole course) 6 Months

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