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Psychology (BPS)

Arden University

M.Sc. Online
18 months
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6957 EUR/year
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About

The human mind is a fascinating subject to explore. What makes us think and behave the way we do? How are we similar and different from one another?Arden University’s online Psychology Master’s Degree prepares you to face these questions, and more, as you explore the nature of psychology. This online conversion course is fully accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Covid-19 updates: 

Our current intake is open. We are continuing to deliver an undisrupted learning experience across all our courses. We are Distance Learning specialists with more than 25 years’ experience delivering education online.

Psychology (BPS) :

This online conversion course is unique because it allows you to study psychology at the postgraduate level without having a previous degree in the field.  You can pursue your career in psychology as long as you have an undergraduate degree in any subject.

Arden's MSc Psychology not only instills advanced, concrete knowledge in the field of psychology, but also gives you the opportunity to put your learning to practical use through personal research and subject exploration.

This postgraduate psychology degree programme is made up of seven modules which are designed to provide you with skills to go onto satisfying work, or further education. As part of the programme, students complete their own piece of research on a subject related to the course. This research project provides students with the opportunity to put their critical thinking and hands-on skills to work in an area of psychology they find interesting. 

Accreditation

BPS Accreditation

Arden’s psychology masters degree is proudly accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). This postgraduate psychology degree course gives students eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) from the BPS, which is critical for pursuing a recognised psychology career. 

Gain free BPS membership throughout the duration of your studies.

Programme Structure

Course Modules

  • Research Methods
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Individual Differences and Abnormal Psychology
  • Lifespan Development
  • Behavioural Neuroscience
  • Advanced Psychology Project

You can study up to two modules at once, however it is recommended to study them one at a time until you become comfortable with the expected work output at this level.

Assessments

Arden will provide you an opportunity to demonstrate what you have learned with a diverse range of assessments, which may include:

  • Empirical research report
  • Empirical research proposal
  • Essay
  • Self-reflective writing
  • Literature review
  • Case study
  • Poster
  • Presentation
  • Dissertation/Empirical Journal Article

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 18 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A high school diploma or equivalent qualifications in two subjects at GCE A level plus passes at grade C or above in three subjects at GCSE level. 
  • A Maths qualification or equivalent to at least Grade C at GCSE
  • If you are not an English native speaker, you will be required to provide us with a proof of English language level equivalent to IELTS 6.0 or above.
Assessments

Arden will provide you an opportunity to demonstrate what you have learned with a diverse range of assessments, which may include:

  • Empirical research report
  • Empirical research proposal
  • Essay
  • Self-reflective writing
  • Literature review
  • Case study
  • Poster
  • Presentation
  • Dissertation/Empirical Journal Article

Technological requirements

You will need a computer and an internet connection in order to complete this course. The study materials are accessible online, 24/7, both on mobile and desktop devices.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6957 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6957 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6957 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6957 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.

Fees:  

  • £9,500 (UK/EU) 
  • £10,550 (International)

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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