University of Leicester
Psychological Research Methods
The course provides advanced training in psychological research methods, with an emphasis on equipping students with the research and professional skills required for a research career.
2nd Class Honours degree in psychology or equivalent, but candidates with other qualifications will also be considered for entry; IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
Modules include: advanced research methods in psychology 1; advanced statistical method for psychology; managing and presenting psychological research; advanced research methods in psychology 2; evaluating psychological research; professional skills; dissertation.
All teaching is seminar based, or in one-to-one tutorial sessions, with continuous assessment in the form of essays and short projects and in the development of portfolios of assessed activities. Students are required to produce a written paper reviewing research in a topic area, and a dissertation reporting original empirical research. The dissertation is assessed by written report and viva voce examination.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,715 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 5,470 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Leicester||Leicester||LE1 7RH||East Midlands|
0116 252 5381