University of Surrey
Research Methods in Psychology
This programme is designed to provide students with expertise in psychological research methods appropriate for the behavioural sciences. Students develop the skills necessary for critically evaluating research, formulating innovative research questions, conducting empirical research, and analysing, interpreting and reporting research results.
A 1st or 2.1 Honours degree in psychology from a UK university (or recognised equivalent overseas qualification); other qualifications are considered; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 6.5 or above with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
Compulsory modules: Quantitative research methods; qualitative research methods; preparation for academic research; aspects of experimental psychology; psychology neuroscience: electrophysiology; psychology neuroscience: Psychophysics and functional magnetic resonance imaging (FMRI); crafting research: linking theories and methods.
Assessment methods include a dissertation.
Economic and Social Research Council (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|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Surrey||Guildford||GU2 7XH||South East|