Why study this subject?Through this MSc Health Psychology programme from University of Liverpool Online Programmes, you can explore historical and current theories and approaches within health psychology and various theoretical models of health-related behaviours. You will also develop practical skills essential to the work of a health psychologist, including collaborative working, therapeutic skills, research skills and patient and public engagement skills.
This master’s is the beginning of the pathway to Chartered Health Psychology status, if you want to later complete Stage Two of the health psychology training route (through BPS or accredited provider). It is also a great foundation for other psychology areas, e.g. if you want to complete Clinical Psychology training. Students can pursue careers in academia, research and teaching or health promotion, policy environments and public health. Typically, many students go on to do further study.If a student does not have Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership, then this MSc will not be Stage 1 of Health Psychology pathway unless they acquire this during the programme.
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- This programme is designed to be studied wholly online and part-time. Teaching is delivered through our state-of-the-art virtual learning environment, which provides students access to all resources required for interactive study online. On this platform you will be encouraged to work collaboratively with classmates and actively read around your topic through our comprehensive library of ebooks and journals.
- Assessment is exclusively through online assignments rather than examinations. You will be assessed through a range of activities, including written assignments, discussion forum participation and journal entries.
Start dates & application deadlines
DisciplinesPsychology Health Sciences Clinical Psychology View 262 other Masters in Health Sciences in United Kingdom
Applicants should have:
- Minimum of a 2:1 class degree in psychology or a related subject, equivalent to a UK bachelor’s degree.
International18000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18000 GBP per year and a duration of .
EU/EEA18000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18000 GBP per year and a duration of .
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.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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