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Entry requirements

To be admitted to the programme, you must hold at least a Second Class Honours (2.2) degree from a British university or an equivalent bachelor’s degree from a recognised institution. This degree can be either a non-accredited Psychology programme, or a degree in another discipline.

If you achieved Lower Second Class Honours (2.2), you must have at least two years of approved professional experience. Professional experience is not required if you achieved Upper Second Class Honours (2.1) or above.

Months of entry


Course content

Enhance your career by understanding the complexities of the human mind and behaviour - even if you don’t have an academic background in psychology. The University of Liverpool’s online, British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited MSc in Psychology offers you the opportunity to develop essential understanding into the practical application of psychology that is essential knowledge for any workplace.

You’ll explore why people think and act the way they do – learning how society, personality, cognitive processes and biological functions influences behaviour. You can use this degree to gain a deep understanding of how human behaviour impacts on others and business, using this knowledge in a variety of disciplines, including human resources, management and social work. This degree can also be a first step towards further study in psychology.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    30 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    30 months
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

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