University of Stirling
The course consists of a number of different modules designed to provide training in the fundamentals of research methods. They emphasise different types of skills, from explicit hands-on demonstrations of tools to discussion of different approaches to research. Students may select some alternative modules from the other taught MSc courses at the discretion of the Programme Coordinator.
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.
Modules include: Evolutionary psychology; psychological research methods I and II; advanced statistics; key skills for psychology researchers; qualitative research methods.
The individual modules contribute towards 60 percent of the MSc grade, with the research dissertation contributing the remaining 40 percent.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 4,750 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 12,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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