Taught course

Psychology

Institution
University of Gloucestershire · Department of Natural and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MScPGDipPGCert

Entry requirements

An ordinary or honours degree in any subject, including degrees in psychology that are not accredited by the BPS. EU and international students need IELTS 6.0 overall (no less than 5.5 in any other band) or equivalent.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our MSc Psychology programme is designed for graduates in any area who wish to pursue a career in professional psychology. Completing this programme will qualify you for entry to further training, in areas such as forensic, occupational, clinical and sports psychology.

Whether you’ve studied in psychology but didn’t gain accreditation with the British Psychological Society (BPS), or you’re looking to change career paths, this programme is suitable for you. Our philosophy on this course is to build on your existing graduate skills and attributes, and to focus on addressing your particular needs.

Converting your degree to a new subject area can be a considerable challenge. Participants on this course value the close and supportive relationship between staff and students, achieved during face-to-face interaction in the classroom, laboratory practicals and personal tutor meetings. You will also find that the other graduates in your cohort provide an important source of social support as you all undergo this intensive learning experience. Our philosophy on this course is to build on your existing graduate skills and attributes, and to focus on addressing your particular needs. The programme follows the core BPS curriculum, with a strong thread of cognitive neuropsychology, including practical laboratory-based sessions using the latest EEG and Virtual Reality technology.

Fees and funding

UK students
£6300
International students
£13840

Learn more at out postgraduate fees, loans and finance page.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGDip

full time
9 months
part time
18 months

PGCert

full time
4 months
part time
8 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
enquiries@glos.ac.uk
Phone
03330 141414