Child and Adolescent Psychology, M.Sc. | University of Greenwich | City of London, United Kingdom
12 months
15100 GBP/year
9000 GBP/year
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Help children and young people with a Master’s in Child and Adolescent Psychology at University of Greenwich.

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This Child and Adolescent Psychology course at University of Greenwich is ideal if you are interested in careers working with children and young people. 

You will gain an in-depth understanding of current issues in child and adolescent psychology and learn to apply this theory to real-life settings by undertaking a placement. You will also conduct a substantial piece of research in child and adolescent psychology and choose from one of three optional modules.

What you should know about this course

  • Number one in London for graduate prospects (2022 Complete University Guide Annual League Table - Psychology).

  • Our department is a trusted provider of excellent academic degrees and vocational training. We are consistently rated highly in the National Student Survey.

  • Located across the University's iconic Greenwich Campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Child and Adolescent Psychology in Practice

  • Advanced Statistical Methods in Psychology

  • Advanced Research Methods for Child Development

  • MSc Psychology Project

  • Development of Delinquency and Psychopathy

  • Developmental Disorders of Language, Learning and Cognition

  • Current Issues in Child and Adolescent Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours degree (normally 2:1 or above) from a psychology programme accredited by the BPS


  • An honours degree in psychology or equivalent subject (normally a 2:1 or above) and successful completion of a research methods assessment.

  • All applicants who wish to take placements that involve working directly with children and young people under 18 years must complete an enhanced disclosure and barring service (DBS) check and an occupational health check once they start the course. For overseas students, this is in addition to the international Police Certificate of Good Conduct.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15100 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9000 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time (per 30 credits) Home  £1,500

Living costs for City of London

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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