Taught course

Psychology (Online Programme)

University of Liverpool · School of Psychology

Entry requirements

Our online MSc programme in Psychology is aimed at professionals looking to further their careers in the field and gain knowledge they can apply immediately in their work. Both educational qualifications and work experience are taken into consideration when you apply to the University. In general, you will be expected to have: - a bachelors degree from an accredited college or university or a degree from a recognised institution comparable and/or equivalent to a British honours degree - one year’s working experience (for graduates in psychology) - two or more years’ working experience (for all other graduates). Applicants who do not directly meet the educational requirements will be evaluated on an individual basis, taking into account vocational and professional qualifications, and relevant working experience.

Months of entry

January, December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February

Course content

The University of Liverpool’s fully online Masters in Psychology takes a cross-cultural, international approach to the theory and practice of psychology and its application as a tool for success and wellbeing.

As a student on this 100% online masters degree in Psychology, you will benefit from a solid foundation in understanding and analysing human behaviour, whether you have a previous degree in psychology or not. You will focus on skills and knowledge that are highly relevant across an diverse range of industries and careers, learning how psychological research, techniques and understanding can contribute to addressing local and global issues.

The wide choice of electives, encompassing both mental health psychology and organisational business psychology, allows you to personalise your degree to suit your ambitions and career expectations.

On graduation, you will emerge with a Masters in Psychology from a leading UK University, ready to pursue further research, switch careers or move ahead in a variety of exciting roles across the globe – from marketing and sales, to education and community relations.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

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