Taught course

Health Psychology

Institution
Aston University · School of Life and Health Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A good (1st or 2:1) degree in Psychology is required.

Months of entry

October

Course content

The MSc Health Psychology is accredited by the British Psychological Society as Stage 1 training to become a Chartered Psychologist. Stage 2 supervisors are also available. There are six 20 credit modules: qualitative research methodology, quantitative methods and advanced statistics, health behaviours, illness processes and behaviour, health inequalities and developmental processes, professional issues and applications; and a 60 credit research project. A range of staff expertise means a range of qualitative and quantitative projects in applied settings such (NHS, schools, workplaces) are possible.

Further details of Health Psychology training and requirements to practise are available at: www.bps.org.uk; http://www.hpc-uk.org/.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Team
Email
lhspgt@aston.ac.uk
Phone
+ 44 (0)121 204 3000