University of Portsmouth

University of Portsmouth

Psychology

The Department of Psychology has a thriving postgraduate research programme. We welcome enquiries and applications from prospective full time and part time UK, EU and international postgraduate researchers. Our postgraduate research students conduct independent and original research on a chosen topic, working closely with a supervisor team led by a first supervisor who guides and advises them throughout their study.

Course modules

Forensic Psychology Research areas include: Intervention with offenders Detecting deception Witness memory and suggestibility Decision making in the forensic context Situated Action and Communication Research areas include: The transparency of mind in action Nonverbal intersubjective engagements Culture and communication Materiality and mind Autism Comparative and evolutionary Psychology Research areas include: Strategic modulation of dynamic aspects of facial and vocal attractiveness Communication and cognition in Orangutans Comparing emotional expression across species Socio-emotional experiences and primate social cognition Quality of Life, Health and Wellbeing Research areas include: Enhancing quality of life at work Empowering people with learning disabilities Empowering people with Autism Enhancing life in later years Enhancing student experience and learning success Multisensory perception

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 14,400 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time February 2018 GBP 4,121 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 7,200 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time February 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2018 GBP 15,100 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time October 2018 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2018 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time October 2018 GBP 7,550 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time February 2019 GBP 4,195 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Full-time February 2019 GBP 15,100 per Year 1 (International) 2 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time February 2019 GBP 1,590 per Year 1 (Home/EU) 4 Years
Master of Philosophy - MPhil Part-time February 2019 GBP 7,550 per Year 1 (International) 4 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site PO1 2UP South East

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Key information

Contact: 
Research Team - Faculty of Science
Telephone number: 
02392842994