University of Dundee
Psychological Research Methods
The course offers theoretical and practical grounding in research methods in psychology, building upon the levels of skill and knowledge attained in the 1st degree in psychology (as recognised by the British psychological society for graduate membership). Learners are given practical experience of working in an active researcher's laboratory and students also design and carry out a substantial research project under the supervision of a different member of the academic staff; students are given the opportunity to present and discuss your findings in written, oral and poster formats in a supportive and cohesive environment; the aim is to significantly improve prospects for employment in a wide range of contexts where insight into human behaviour and/or rigorous evaluation of information are key elements of good decision making.
2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent (must be in psychology for entry to psychological research methods and eye movement and cognition). IELTS of 7.0 overall with a minimum of 6.0 in each component (or equivalent) (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.
Modules include research foundations; qualitative research methods; research in practice; literature review (as part of dissertation module); basic or intermediate research methods; advanced quantitative methods; research in practice.
Assessment is through coursework.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,950 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|