Guided by faculty members with expertise in both quantitative and qualitative methods, you will learn how to choose and apply the techniques best suited to informing your research.
Graduates of the program go on to further graduate training and teaching, psychometry, as well as research and management positions in mental health.
- Work with productive, respected researchers.
- Use state-of-the-art developmental observation laboratory, animal care facilities, eye- and limb-motion tracking systems and transcranial magnetic stimulation facilities as part of your research.
The master’s program in Psychology at Trent University leads to the degree(s) of Master of Arts (M.A.) or Master of Science (M.Sc.) depending on the sub-discipline. The program is 2 years in length: students will typically complete their course work in the first year and their research thesis in the second year.
The master’s program has three distinct fields of study: Health, Developmental, and Cognition/Perception/Neuroscience.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Advanced Univariate Statistics
- Advanced Multivariate Statistics
- Advanced Qualitative Analysis
- Critical Psychology
- History of Psychology
- Cognitive Neuroscience Techniques
- Advanced Neuroendocrinology
- Mental Health
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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- B.A. or B.Sc. honours degree (a four year undergraduate bachelor's degree) in Psychology
- Minimum B+ (77%) or equivalent in the work of the last four semesters or the last two undergraduate years (last ten full credits)
- An average of A- (80%, GPA 3.7) in Psychology courses
- Appropriate previous education and training, plus feasible proposed course of study and research project
International21267 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21267 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National8929 CAD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8929 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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