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Tailor your training to your research interests and career goals, from clinical and cognitive to developmental and social psychology, as you study the lastest techniques from published psychologists. We offer a master degree in Psychological Research Methods at University of Sheffield.  

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Overview

Learn the latest techniques in cutting-edge psychological research from University of Sheffield the psychologists who are using them in their published studies – including clinical trial design, and specialist methods for working with infants, children and clinical populations.

Key Features  

  • Throughout your Psychological Research Methods course you’ll gain an understanding of ethical issues in research, learn how to write a grant proposal, receive training in multivariate statistics, and develop your presentation skills to take part in our annual student-led summer conference.
  • You’ll put your new research methods knowledge into practice while addressing an issue at the cutting edge of psychology during your research project, tailored to your career goals across clinical, cognitive, developmental or social psychology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Project
  • Systematically Reviewing Psychological Research
  • Current Issues in Psychological Research
  • Research Methods in Psychology 
  • Professional Skills for Psychologists and Intermediate Multivariate Statistics for Psychology

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:1 honours degree or equivalent in psychology or a related discipline.
  • Evidence of undergraduate training in statistics for psychology is also required.
  • Overall IELTS score of 6.5 with 6.0 in the other components, or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26200 GBP/year
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  • National

    10300 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10300 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 GBP /month
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Funding

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