Research course

Psychology

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of Psychology
Qualifications
PhD

Entry requirements

A good undergraduate honours degree (2.1 or higher or an international equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

Psycho-oncology; qualitative research methods; research ethics; lifespan development; psychology of education.
Psycholinguistics; political psychology; bilingualism.
Group processes; social identity; sport fans.
Motivation theory; exercise psychology and health psychology.

Department specialisms

All members of the department are research active with a broad cross-section of interests in theoretical and applied fields using a range of research methods. The department has particular strengths in the area of psychology applied to health and medicine and in fostering inter-disciplinary research.

Information for international students

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Fees and funding

PhDs only.
UK/EU - Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Non-EU - Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Please see our website for more information.

Qualification and course duration

PhD

part time
60 months
full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Chris Beedie
Email
psychology@aber.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1970 62 8796
Fax
+44 (0)1970 62 8781