Taught course

Psychology and Education (Conversion)

Institution
University of Sheffield · Department of Education Studies
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2:1 honours degree in a related field. We may be able to accept a 2:2 degree if you have a minimum of 12 months' relevant work experience.

We may also accept applicants with a 2:1 honours degree in a non-related field who have a minimum of 12 months' relevant work experience.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course is BPS accredited

This new course is for those interested in combining the study of psychology and education. You will experience our innovative, critical, interdisciplinary, global approach to the study of educational psychology and gain the skills and techniques necessary to critically analyse psychological theory and research in real-life settings.

Teaching

  • Lectures
  • Tutorials
  • Seminars
  • Workshops
  • Laboratory work

Assessment

We will use a variety of assessment devices to assess a wide range of knowledge and practical skills including essays and blog posts, portfolios and oral presentations, psychological lab reports and a research dissertation.

Please see our University website for the most up-to-date course information: https://www.sheffield.ac.uk/postgraduate/taught/courses

Information for international students

Overall IELTS grade of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component, or equivalent.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
Email
education-admissions@sheffield.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)114 222 8177