Upper second-class degree in psychology including statistics modules and preferably knowledge of SPSS.
Months of entry
This BPS-accredited programme is designed for graduates who wish to undertake an in-depth study of the application of psychological knowledge and theory to health issues. We provide a thorough grounding in health psychology and its application to real-world health problems. Successful completion of an accredited MSc is the essential first step towards further training to becoming a registered and chartered health psychologist. It is possible to take individual modules as freestanding continuing education programmes.
Core modules: Psychology and the Delivery of Healthcare; Biopsychosocial Aspects of Health; Psychosocial Aspects of Illness and Disability; Applied Research Methods.
Optional modules: you may choose from a list of modules, including Introduction to CBT, Current and Emerging Issues in Psycho-oncology and Pain Research, Apprenticeship in Health Psychology Plus dissertation
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Information for international students
Fees and funding
University funding may be available and from the South Coast Doctoral Training Partnership.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences
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