Developmental Science (Part Time), M.Sc. | Part time | University of East Anglia | Norwich, United Kingdom
24 months
18500 GBP/year
7350 GBP/year
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On this MSc in Developmental Science (Part Time) programme from the University of East Anglia you’ll advance your skills in one of current psychology’s fastest-moving and most fundamental areas. A tailored research placement will see you gain and further hone your research skills. 

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This MSc in Developmental Science (Part Time)  programme from the University of East Anglia  combines research methods training with in-depth study of the subject as a whole. It will allow you to gain hands-on experience of key research methods including eye-tracking, EEG, and other experimental techniques used for working with children.

You will attain an in-depth understanding of human development and also develop the skills needed to prepare research proposals and undertake your own original research, analysis and synthesis. In addition you will acquire transferable skills in oral and written communication, and in the analysis of complex data sets.

One of our programme’s key strengths is the opportunity to experience modern psychological research methods first hand. This includes a research placement, tailored to the specific skills you need to further your research goals.

The programme’s core modules will give you a solid grounding in the subject’s key areas. Optional modules can be chosen according to your specific interests.

The course builds to a substantial piece of Master’s research, undertaken with the supervision of active researchers in the field. Before applying, we encourage you to contact our academics to discuss the topics you’re interested in researching.


On this Master’s degree programme you’ll gain advanced training in developmental science research methods. It’s the ideal preparation if you’re interested in studying for a PhD in developmental science. It will also be of great benefit if you’re planning, or already pursuing, a career with a significant research component.

  • Research associate
  • The third sector
  • Government setting

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developmental Science 
  • Psychology Lab Skills 
  • Further Qualitative Research 
  • Further Quantitative Research and Statistics 
  • Research Placement and Professional Skills 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Degree Subject Psychology or a relevant discipline
  • Degree Classification Bachelors (Hons) degree - 2.1 or equivalent
  • Applicants must specify a dissertation topic that would form part of their study on their application. They must also name a possible supervisor here at UEA.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18500 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7350 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7350 GBP per year during 24 months.

If you choose to study part-time, the fee per annum will be half the annual fee for that year.

Living costs for Norwich

609 - 1044 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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