University of South Wales
Admission to this course is through gaining an honours degree that confers Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC, previously known as GBR) with the British Psychological Society (BPS). This would usually be of class 2:2 or above in Psychology. It is not essential to have studied health psychology at undergraduate level to apply for this course.
International applicants should check eligibility for GBC with the BPS. For more information visit www.bps.org.uk.
The course welcomes international applicants and requires an English level of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent.
You will study the following modules:
•Contexts and Perspectives in Health Psychology
•Research Methods in Health Psychology: Measurement & Professional Issues
•Applications of Health Psychology
•Health-related Cognitions and Behaviour
•Stress, Health and Illness
•A Lifespan Perspective on Health, Illness & Disability
•Independent Research Dissertation
Assessments include essays, research reports, presentations, a systematic review and the development of a health promotion campaign.
The course has also been commended by the British Psychological Society (BPS) for its range of assessment methods, particularly the Professional Development Log, which provides valuable training in Continuing Professional Development - a core skill for practitioner psychologists.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||-||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2017||-||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Treforest Campus||Pontypridd||CF37 1DL||Wales|
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