University of Surrey

University of Surrey

Environmental Psychology

This course helps students gain advanced knowledge and understanding of theory and practice in environmental psychology. Students also acquire a range of research skills that will give them the confidence and ability to undertake environmental psychology research in a professional setting.

Entry requirements

A UK 1st or 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in a social or design science discipline; understanding, experience or a passion for environmental, planning or architectural issues; applicants with a background in design disciplines, architecture or planning, as well as environmental engineering are also considered; applicants without a degree, who have significant relevant experience are also considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component (or equivalent).

Course modules

Compulsory modules: Quantitative research methods; qualitative research methods; key questions in environmental psychology; inquiry and design; the psychology of sustainable development; preparation for academic research in psychology; dissertation. Optional modules: Self and identity in context; social change and influence; ergonomics and human factors.

Assessment methods

Assessment methods include a dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (England) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 18,000 per Year 1 (International) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Scotland) 12 months
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (Wales) 12 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 24 months
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 9,000 per Year 1 (International) 24 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Surrey Guildford GU2 7XH South East

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