Taught course

Research Methods in Psychology

Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering

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).

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Months of entry

January, September

Course content

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.

Core modules

  • Issues in Scientific Research
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Qualitative Research Methods
  • Masters Project

Optional modules

  • Current Issues in Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Developmental Psychopathology
  • Applied Consumer Psychology

Please note that modules are subject to change and availability.

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Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

For more details about fees, fundings and scholarships please visit the university website.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 - 15 months
part time
24 - 30 months

Further details of qualification

Graduates of this course might typically go into research careers such as becoming a research officers or embarking on a PhD. The skills obtained from completing this course are highly employable in many other research environments.

Course contact details

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