University of Wolverhampton

University of Wolverhampton

Occupational Psychology

The course is designed to acquaint students with psychological perspectives on workplace issues, and to develop a range of transferable skills that will be relevant to the occupational psychology practitioner. Students gain an understanding of occupational psychology within the wider business context through professional practice sessions. Students also gain the ability to apply psychological theory to workplace settings, and to critically analyse work situations.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree in Psychology as well as eligibility for graduate basis for registration with the British Psychological Society. You should also have a good standard of written and spoken English (IELTS 6.5 or equivalent). Applicants may be required to attend an interview before being accepted onto this course.

Course modules

Modules include: human resource management; counselling in organisations; introduction to research methods; organisational change, development and employee relations; human factors in the workplace; professional practice; psychological assessment and measurement; training in organisations; research dissertation.

Assessment methods

Dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time October 2016 GBP 2,950 per Year 1 (Wales) 3 years
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 18 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Scotland) 18 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (Wales) 18 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 5,900 per Year 1 (England) 18 months
MSc Full-time October 2016 GBP 12,200 per Year 1 (International) 18 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Wolverhampton WV1 1SB West Midlands

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
Course Enquiry Unit
Telephone number: 
0800 953 3222