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Media Psychology

University of Salford

12 months
Duration
15030 GBP/year
8100 GBP/year
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About

Media Psychology degree offered at University of Salford is taught at MediaCityUK - the heart of the region's creative and digital industry.

Overview

Media Psychology degree offered at University of Salford is the only dedicated postgraduate course in the UK focusing on the relationships between media and psychology from both academic and professional perspectives.

The course is multi-disciplinary, combining psychological theory with social sciences, media and communication studies. We welcome students from these disciplines who have an interest in understanding the application of psychology to media provision and consumption. We also invite applications from those who have experience in psychology and research methods through work or study who will be considered in line with our Accreditation of Prior Learning procedure.

Employment 

This master's has been designed to meet the growing need for graduates with an advanced knowledge and skill set to understand the relationship between psychology and the media.With this qualification, you could pursue a career in psychological consulting within media industries, social media management, user testing, advertising, public relations, marketing, media analysis, media research and development, and academia.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Issues in Media Psychology
  • Media Psychology Research Methods
  • Psychology of Media Communication
  • The Psychology of Digital Experiences

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should submit your application at least one month before your course starts.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally an upper-second class honours degree in psychology, media studies or social sciences.
  • We welcome applications from students who may not have formal/traditional entry criteria but who have relevant experience or the ability to pursue the course successfully.
  • The Accreditation of Prior Learning (APL) process could help you to make your work and life experience count. The APL process can be used for entry onto courses or to give you exemptions from parts of your course.
  • International students must also provide evidence of proficiency in English - IELTS 6 band score (with no component below 6.0)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15030 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15030 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8100 GBP per year during 12 months.

Part-time:

  • Your annual fee will be calculated pro rata to the full-time fee according to the number of credits you are studying.

Living costs for Salford

500 - 800 GBP /month
Living costs

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

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.

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Updated over a year ago

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