Taught course

Research Methods in Psychology

Institution
Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

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Entry requirements

Either 2.2 in BA or BSc Psychology with Graduate Basis for Recognition (GBR) for the British Psychology Society (BPS) or 2.1 or above in non-accredited BA or BSc Psychology (or closely related discipline, e.g., Health Psychology, Joint honours Psychology, or Neuropsychology).

Months of entry

September

Course content

Develop the advanced technical expertise you need for a successful career in a range of professions. You’ll explore the many branches of psychological research, from neuroscience to consumer behaviour.

Develop the advanced technical expertise you need for a successful career in a range of professions. You’ll be able to explore the many branches of psychological research, from neuroscience to consumer behavior.

A key strength of this course is the combination of advanced modules dedicated specifically to qualitative and to quantitative research. In these you will develop key skills that will allow you to flexibly combine and use both approaches effectively. These modules are based on the guidelines published by the Economic & Social Research Council (ESRC).

By the time you graduate you’ll have a deep understanding of psychology research, its methods, technologies and current knowledge. As well as being perfect for you if you’re aiming for a career in research, our course is ideal for careers in clinical, forensic, health, sport and occupational psychology, as well as government, business and marketing.

You’ll attend many practical workshops and enjoy full access to our extensive research facilities and equipment, as well as the guidance of world-renowned experts during your dissertation project.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.

Fees and funding

UK students
8100
International students
14500

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
ARU Applicant Enquiries Team
Email
answers@aru.ac.uk
Phone
01245686868