University of South Wales
The course allows students to study a branch of psychology that applies psychological theory and research to health and illness related behaviours, beliefs and attitudes.
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; for international applicants, the course requires an English level of IELTS 6.5, or equivalent qualification.
Modules include: Contexts and perspectives in health psychology; healthcare in professional settings and applications of health psychology; health-related cognitions and behaviour; stress, health and illness; a lifespan perspective on health; research methods in health psychology; dissertation.
Assessment is through examinations, essays, case study analysis, poster presentations and the design of a health promotion campaign.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,000 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 2,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Treforest Campus||Pontypridd||CF37 1DL||Wales|
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