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Psychological Science

University College Dublin

Master
12 months
Duration
21900 EUR/year
9770 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
Anytime
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About

The focus of this Psychological Science programme at University College Dublin is on acquiring basic applied psychology skills to equip you for doctoral studies in clinical, counselling, educational or organisational psychology, or for progressing to a PhD in psychological research.

Overview

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

Programme Structure

Courses 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications are assessed on a rolling basis and courses will close once they are filled.

Language

English

Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21900 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21900 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9770 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9770 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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