University of Sheffield

University of Sheffield

Psychology and Education

Understand the challenges facing the education-related world of the twenty first century, focusing particularly on psychological theory. You�ll look at the contribution of psychology to education policy and practice in changing international and global contexts.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in a related field. English language requirements: Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules: critical issues in education and educational research; the practice of research; developmental psychology; psychology and learning communities; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework and a 15�20,000-word dissertation. An experienced research tutor with relevant expertise will support your dissertation study.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 5,750 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MA Full-time £ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

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

Key information

Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
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