University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Work Psychology

This course can involve a research project in a real-world organisation, which will demand effective communication, negotiation and project management skills. Recent research projects include a performance management project for a large organisation, working with a company in the insurance sector on change management, and a review of a law firm's reward system. If you're not eligible for BPS membership, you can take the MSc Work Psychology. This degree is not recognised by the BPS but it will help you develop the skills you need for research and practice as an occupational psychologist.

Course modules

Modules include: work design, organisational change and development; applying psychology to work and organisations; leadership, engagement and motivation; learning, training and development; research methods for occupational psychologists; selection and psychological testing in organisations; statistical methods for occupational psychologists; well-being and work; project workshops/dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on written work, examinations and research dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 11,650 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 11,650 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 11,650 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 11,650 per (Year 1) 12 Months
MSc Full-time September 2018 GBP 21,450 per (Year 1) 12 Months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Main Site S10 2TN Yorkshire and the Humber

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