Taught course

Research Methods in Psychology

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree or equivalent in psychology; formal admission is contingent on seeking and obtaining approval from a member of the academic staff to serve as a supervisor.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The main aim of this course is to equip and motivate students to undertake high-quality research by providing advanced training and structured support; students are encouraged to work on their own initiative, applying newly acquired concepts, methods and skills to promote self-motivated learning; they use a problem-solving approach to create self-generated research questions relevant to a particular area of interest.

Modules
Critical review; multimedia presentation; qualitative study; research proposal; critical review; experimental study; multimedia presentation; survey study; dissertation thesis (comprising a literature review, empirical paper and appendices).

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Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Social, Human and Mathematical Sciences
Email
pgtapply.fshs@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 3476