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Occupational and Organisational Psychology

University of Liverpool

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
20000 GBP/year
11400 GBP/year
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About

Designed and delivered by leading academics and experts in their field, the MSc Occupational and Organisational Psychology programme offered at the University of Liverpool  is focused on developing the future generation of practitioners in work psychology who can make a positive difference to effectiveness and well-being of people and organisations. 

Overview

Programme Overview

The Occupational and Organisational Psychology programme offered at the University of Liverpool  draws upon the latest evidence and cutting-edge research to cover all major aspects of occupational psychology, enabling students to develop a critical understanding of how research into human behaviour at work can be applied to enhance the effectiveness of people and organisations at work.

 Core areas include; leadership, motivation and engagement; well-being at work; work design, organisational change and development; psychological assessment at work; and learning, training and development. 

Students also undertake a supervised empirical research project, building their knowledge of research methods in psychology and developing skills in the conduct of research in organisational contexts. In doing so, the MSc Occupational and Organisational Psychology equips students will the knowledge base and practical skills necessary for a career in occupational psychology.

Career prospects

The MSc Occupational and Organisational Psychology provides a clear pathway to a career in occupational psychology, and also provides a route for progression onto a Doctor of Philosophy programme. Graduates may also consider related careers in areas of human resource management and organisational development.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Well-being and Work 
  • Business Leadership 
  • Diversity Management 
  • Advanced Research Methods in Occupational Psychology 
  • Conflict Management
  • Strategic Learning, Training and Development 
  • Work Design, Organisational Change and Development 
  • Psychological Assessment at Work 
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are no strict application deadlines but applicants are encouraged to apply in good time, particularly if they require visas or have special requirements.

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

180 with a dissertation

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
88
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The ULMS continues to welcome applications that fulfil our admissions criteria in order to select a balanced international student cohort. As students from different countries tend to apply at different points in the application period, applications from some countries may close earlier in the year. In these cases we will aim to provide a 3-week notice period to the affected country, prior to any programme closure.
  • It is a prerequisite that all students have a minimum of a 2:1 in a British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited Psychology bachelor degree providing Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    11400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11400 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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