Over the Psychological Science course at University College Dublin of the year students work with a staff member to complete a research project. In keeping with the skills-based focus of the programme, the research is written up as a journal article that conforms to the publication style of an identified journal.
In most cases, students work on one of their supervisor's ongoing research projects.
- One year full-time taught masters in basic applied psychology skills
- Emphasises acquisition of skills for professional practice
- Equips you for doctoral studies in clinical, counselling, educational or organisational psychology or for progressing to a PhD in psychological research
- Research project, supervised by a member of staff and written up as a journal article
- Includes a psychometric assessment module that meets requirements to obtain BPS certification
More informationVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses included:
- MPsychSc Research Dissertation
- Advanced Research Methods & Stats
- Human Rights Law and Equality
- Education and Equality
- Managing Change
- Psychometric Assessment Part 1 & 2
- Basic counselling and clinical skills
- Introduction to Rehabilitation
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Candidates may apply for admission to the Masters in Psychological Science if they have the following:
- At least an upper second class honours bachelor’s degree in Psychology recognised by the Psychological Society of Ireland or by the Psychology Society of the country in which the degree was awarded
- At least an upper second class honours Higher Diploma in Psychology (conversion course) recognised by the Psychological Society of Ireland or by the psychology society of the country in which the degree was awarded
International21900 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21900 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
EU/EEA9770 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9770 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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