In this Master's degree in Developmental Sciences (Part-Time) offered by Birkbeck, University of London you will explore the interaction of biology and social factors in the context of atypical developmental paths, such as those observed in dyslexia, autism and other developmental disorders.
The Master Programme in Developmental Sciences from Birkbeck, University of London - School of Business, Economics and Informatics is designed for graduates from psychology and related disciplines who seek to deepen their understanding of cutting-edge contemporary research in developmental science, as well as established practitioners and policy-makers wishing to update their training. The MSc focuses on enabling you to carry out empirical research at postgraduate level.
Careers and Employability
Graduates can pursue careers in psychology, health or social work, education and policy development. Possible professions may include psychologist, counsellor, or researcher. This degree may also be useful in becoming a further education lecturer.
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- Advanced Quantitative Methods
- Child Development in a Social Context
- Critical Book Review
- Development Cognitive Neuroscience
- Generic Research Skills
- Genetics of Development
- Qualitative Methods
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesFamily & Consumer Science Psychology Genetics View 223 other Masters in Genetics in United Kingdom
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- A second-class honours degree in psychology, cognitive science, education, behavioural sciences or relevant discipline.
- Relevant professional experience of childhood and development may also be considered.
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International8550 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 8550 GBP per year during 24 months.
National5250 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5250 GBP per year during 24 months.
Living costs for London
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.