University of West London

University of West London

Health Psychology

The course provides a complete grounding in the theory, themes, professional issues and practical skills central to stage one health psychology training.

Entry requirements

Applicants must hold, or be eligible for, the Graduate Basis for Registration with the British Psychological Society; plus usually an upper 2nd or 1st Class award; those who do not hold this level of classification require evidence of practical experience in an area relevant to health psychology, an additional qualification which is relevant to health psychology, or evidence of attainments during their undergraduate degree which indicate particular strengths in health psychology; applicants are interviewed; applicants whose 1st language is not English require IELTS 7.0 or above, TOEFL internet-based test 100 or above; Pearson PTE Academic at 58 or above, or an equivalent secure English language test.

Course modules

Modules include: Biopsychosocial issues in health psychology; individual differences in the psychology of health and illness; chronic disorder and health psychology interventions; advanced research methods; practice and professional issues in health psychology; supervised research project.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Whole course (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 10,995 per Whole course (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 6,950 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time day September 2016 GBP 3,500 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Brentford Site Hounslow TW8 9GA South East

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