Taught course

Health Psychology

Institution
University of Surrey · Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A First or Upper Second class honours degree (or recognised equivalent qualification) in psychology

Months of entry

September

Course content

Health psychology applies the theories, methods and techniques of psychology to issues of health and illness. These are integrated into the psychological processes related to the maintenance of health, the promotion of the psychological wellbeing of the physically ill, and the normal and pathological responses to ill health and stress. You will consider the psychological and physiological responses of the individual to ill health, as well as the social and community contexts of healthrelated behaviours and the systems for health care.

Information for international students

IELTS minimum overall: 6.5, IELTS minimum by component: 6.0

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions
Email
admissions@surrey.ac.uk
Phone
01483 682 222