University of Surrey
This course considers the psychological and physiological responses of the individual to ill health, as well as the social and community contexts of health-related behaviours and the systems for healthcare.
A 1st or 2.1 honours degree (or recognised equivalent qualification) in psychology and eligibility for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society. Students whose 1st language is not English are normally required to have IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component (or equivalent).
Compulsory modules: Quantitative research methods; qualitative research methods; preparation for academic research in psychology; conducting health psychology research; chronic conditions; psychological aspects of healthcare; maintaining health throughout the lifespan. Other modules such as cognitive behavioural therapy for health psychology complete a programme of studies.
Assessment methods include a dissertation.
ESRC 1 and 3.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,900 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 16,900 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 6,900 per Academic year (EU fees)||12 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,500 per Academic year (home fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 8,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||24 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 3,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||24 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Surrey||Guildford||GU2 7XH||South East|
01483 682 222