To be eligible for this course, you should normally have:
- A UK honours degree or equivalent in any subject at 2:2 or above. If your degree is in psychology it must not be accredited by the BPS.
- A Third Class UK honours degree or equivalent in psychology if you also possess a master’s level degree.
- If you don’t hold the above qualifications, you will need to evidence independent research e.g. an undergraduate or postgraduate final year project dissertation or thesis.
- A maths qualification or equivalent to at least Grade C at GCSE, or the completion of our assessment-free module before starting your course.
- For students whose prior learning was not taught in English: IELTS 6.5 (no less than 6.0 in any element); or TOEFL iBT 90; or equivalent.
Achieving a degree at master’s level in psychology will open up a world of career opportunities. While studying, you’ll become proficient in:
- How our brain influences our perception of the world
- Social interaction
- Psychopathological conditions
- Approaches to intelligence testing
- Childhood development
- Behavioural neuroscience