University of Surrey
1st or 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant field including social sciences, human sciences or natural sciences, medicine, nursing, teaching, social work, human resources, psychotherapy, or counselling. In addition to the entry requirements mentioned above all applicants need to have a GCSE grade B in mathematics and English language or literature (or equivalent). Previous work experience is also essential, although this does not have to be in a related field. Applicants with considerable work experience who do not necessarily meet the qualification requirements (although applicants must have a previous degree) will be considered on an individual basis. Applicants whose 1st language is not English require an IELTS overall score of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component.
Compulsory modules: Conceptual and historical issues in psychology; fundamental concepts of social psychology; brain and behaviour with research methods; social and cognitive development with research methods; perception and cognition with research methods; personality, intelligence, individual differences and psychopathology; introduction to statistics and data analysis; preparation for academic research in psychology; dissertation.
Methods of assessment include coursework and exams; students are required to pass all of the 8 taught compulsory modules (120 credits). In addition, students complete a research dissertation worth 60 credits to be eligible for the postgraduate MSc degree.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 7,000 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|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|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Surrey||Guildford||GU2 7XH||South East|
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