Research course

Psychology

Institution
Aberystwyth University · Department of Psychology
Qualifications
MPhil

Entry requirements

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

Months of entry

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

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

Please visit www.aber.ac.uk/en/international

Fees and funding

PhDs only.
UK/EU - Aberystwyth Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Non-EU - Aberystwyth International Postgraduate Research Studentships.
Please see www.aber.ac.uk/en/postgrad/funding-fees

Qualification and course duration

MPhil

full time
12 months
part time
24 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