Taught course

Psychology of Language

Institution
University of Dundee · School of Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 1st or 2nd class honours degree in Psychology (conferring eligibility for Graduate Membership of the British Psychological Society) will normally be required.

Months of entry

September

Course content

All applications should be received by 31st August 2016.

The programme consists of core modules in Research Foundations, Qualitative Research Methods, Advanced Quantitative Methods and Research Practicum (to broaden their research experience). Students will also participate in two special options which complement their interest in Language and Communication.

They will carry out a literature review under the guidance of their supervisor that focuses on a critical analysis of a current theoretical model in Language and Communication. On the basis of this work they will design and carry out a dissertation project which will be written up in a form designed to be suitable for publication.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written coursework / continuous assessment40
Creative work20
Dissertation40 (15000 words)

Course contact details

Name
Donna Hendry
Email
d.c.hendry@dundee.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1382 384454