Psychology, M.Sc. | University of the West of Scotland | Paisley, United Kingdom
12 months
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14500 GBP/year
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About

Psychology degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland is for students who wish to specialise in psychology.. 

Overview

Psychology degree offered at the University of the West of Scotland is designed for graduates with an Honours degree in a discipline other than psychology – or a non-accredited psychology Honours degree who wish to specialise in psychology.

Our Masters degree is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS), which means that on completion of the course you will be eligible for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the BPS. This in turn offers the possibility of pursuing a career pathway in psychology.

Career

Graduates from Psychology Conversion courses have continued postgraduate training in educational, clinical and occupational psychology, pursued successful careers in education, business, health and the media, and progressed into PhD research.

Possible roles include market research, personnel management, teaching, roles in the civil or health service, careers guidance and project management.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Individual Differences in the Workplace 
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology 
  • Cognition
  • Biopsychology 
  • Advanced Social Psychology

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International- The latest we can process your application is 6 weeks before the course start date  

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

You will require an Honours degree (2:2 or above) in any subject area, or a non-accredited psychology Honours degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    11250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11250 GBP per year during 12 months.

For Scottish students, cost of study per year is 7,000£  

Living costs for Paisley

700 - 1400 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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