Taught course

Psychology of Health and Well Being

Institution
Keele University · School of Psychology
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

This course is open to graduates with a first or upper second-class degree in psychology (or a cognate discipline with some psychology study) or overseas equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MSc in Psychology of Health & Wellbeing is designed to prepare psychology graduates for the next stage of their career in research or applied areas of psychology relating to health and wellbeing.

Keele has a vibrant, well-established and ever-expanding community of researchers in the psychology of health and wellbeing. Students will benefit from their expertise across a wide range of areas including illness, disability, ageing, health promotion and health literacy, experiences of cancer, and stress. Keele is also expanding research in positive psychology, exploring the benefits of arts activities for wellbeing, physical exercise, social engagement through the arts, and ecotherapy. MSc students are made to feel part of this research culture both through the formal modules and through involvement in research seminars and meetings.

Information for international students

International students are very welcome. We accept IELTS 7.0 overall with 6.0 in each subtest.

Fees and funding

Psychology

bursaries

available.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations10
Written coursework / continuous assessment47
Dissertation43 (12000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Bev Davies
Email
b.davies@keele.ac.uk