Taught course

Psychological Research Methods

University of Cumbria · Applied Psychology

Entry requirements

1st or 2nd class honours degree. Students with other qualifications may be admitted to the course via non-standard entry procedures.

Months of entry


Course content

Want to gain a greater insight into psychological research methods? Then you'll want to take part in our postgraduate programme!

You'll develop a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics and techniques in psychological research methods. We cover a mix of traditional and non-traditional research methods, equipping prospective academics and practitioners alike for future challenges.

We will build on your existing learning experiences by critically analysing theoretical and practical issues pertinent to those working in research contexts. The course is designed to improve your career prospects, enhancing and developing skills that can be transferred across a range of employment paths. You'll have a robust foundation to go onto PhD study, so get ahead in your profession and increase your knowledge of research methods.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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0845 606 1144