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This MSc has been designed to meet the growing need for graduates with an advanced knowledge of how psychology informs health-related topics.
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
* Applied Research Methods
* Biopsychological Perspectives on Health Behaviour
* Current Topics in Health Psychology
* Health Psychology in Action
* Health Psychology Project
* Social and Lifespan Approaches in Health Psychology
Modules offered may vary.
Applicants should have at least a second class honours degree in psychology and the Graduate Basis for Registration as recognised by the British Psychological Society. Applicants with other degrees are invited to call the admission enquiries number to discuss possible additional requirements for entry.
English Language Requirements
You must have a good level of English language as courses are delivered and assessed in English.
Minimum Entry Level
* IELTS: 6.0
* TOEFL (Paper-based test): 550
* TOEFL (Computer test): 213
* TOEFL (Internet-based test): 79
|CAE score:||60 (Grade C)|