Health Psychology, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • Tuition
    10950
    Tuition (Year)
    4590
    Tuition (Year)
  • English (take IELTS)
    Language

About

The MSc Health Psychology and Clinical Skills is offered by Teesside University.

You explore the relationship between the psychological processes and health states, and the ways in which psychology can be applied to promote and protect people's health. You develop sound research abilities and understand how psychology can be integrated into the organisation and delivery of healthcare services.

What you study

The course comprises six core modules. You may also have the opportunity to work with patients in local hospitals or health care services

Programme Structure

Modules
Core modules
  • Applied Research Methods
  • Clinical and Professional Skills in Health Psychology
  • Current Topics in Health Psychology
  • Health Psychology in Context
  • Interventions in Health Psychology
  • Research Project

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Study intensity Part-time, Full-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration part-time 30 months
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You need the following CAE score:

  • Minimum required score (Grade C): 180

    The CAE test – or the Cambridge Advanced English – is an exam for applicants who wish to get a Certificate in Advanced English. To receive the Advanced certificate, test-takers must score between 142 and 210 on the Cambridge English: Advanced test. Read more about CAE.

    Note: degree programmes and applications may require a more specific minimum score for admission.

Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: Lower Second Class

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to Lower Second Class on the UK Honour scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on the UK Honour scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

Applicants should have at least a second-class honours degree in psychology and the Graduate Basis for Chartership as recognised by the BPS.

Tuition Fee Per Year

  • GBP 10950 International
  • GBP 4590 EU/EEA

Funding

StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.