University of Stirling
Psychology Applied to Health
Students on this course will understand and critically evaluate the theoretical basis of health psychology and apply this knowledge to understanding health, health behaviours and health care issues.
A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.
Perspectives in health psychology; applications of health psychology: communication, systems and context; quantitative analysis; qualitative analysis; individual, social and cultural differences; approaches to illness, disability and coping; research project.
Assessment is by formal exams and coursework (including oral presentations, essays, group work and critical reviews of research).
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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