University of Stirling

University of Stirling

Psychology (accredited conversion course)

The course will help you to acquire the key concepts and core knowledge of psychology in its broadest sense (e.g. social psychology, cognition, development, individual differences, biological bases of mind and behaviour) you also take research methods modules specially designed for postgraduate students

Entry requirements

A minimum of a second class honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in another subject. English language requirements.
If English is not your first language, you must provide evidence of your proficiency such as a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 (5.5 in all bands). If you don't meet the required score you may be able to register for one of our pre-sessional English courses. To register you must hold a conditional offer for your course and have an IELTS score 0.5 or 1.0 below the required standard.

Course modules

Modules include: Core psychology modules 1, 2, & 3; quantitative research; methods; qualitative research methods; research placement; research dissertation.

Assessment methods

The individual modules contribute towards 60 percent of the MSc grade, with the research dissertation contributing the remaining 40 percent.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Whole course (EU) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Whole course (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 12,900 per Whole course (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Whole course (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 4,750 per Whole course (Wales) 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Stirling Campus Stirling FK9 4LA Scotland

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Key information

Contact: 
School of Natural Sciences, Postgraduate Secretary
Telephone number: 
01786 466854