This MSc in Developmental Science programme from the University of East Anglia combines research methods training with in-depth study of the subject as a whole. It will allow you to gain hands-on experience of key research methods including eye-tracking, EEG, and other experimental techniques used for working with children.
You will attain an in-depth understanding of human development and also develop the skills needed to prepare research proposals and undertake your own original research, analysis and synthesis. In addition you will acquire transferable skills in oral and written communication, and in the analysis of complex data sets.
One of our programme’s key strengths is the opportunity to experience modern psychological research methods first hand. This includes a research placement, tailored to the specific skills you need to further your research goals.
The programme’s core modules will give you a solid grounding in the subject’s key areas. Optional modules can be chosen according to your specific interests.
The course builds to a substantial piece of Master’s research, undertaken with the supervision of active researchers in the field. Before applying, we encourage you to contact our academics to discuss the topics you’re interested in researching.
With this Master’s degree programme you’ll gain advanced training in developmental science research methods. It’s the ideal preparation if you’re interested in studying for a PhD in developmental science. It will also be of great benefit if you’re planning, or already pursuing, a career with a significant research component.
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- Developmental Science
- Psychology Lab Skills
- Further Qualitative Research
- Further Quantitative Research and Statistics
- Research Placement and Professional Skills
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- 12 months
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- Degree Subject Psychology or relevant discipline
- Degree Classification Bachelors (Hons) degree - 2.1 or equivalent
- Applicants must specify a dissertation topic that would form part of their study on their online application. They must also name a possible supervisor here at UEA.
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International18500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 18500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7350 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7350 GBP per year during 12 months.
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