Throughout this Psychology of Child Development course from University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) , you’ll explore a wide range of theories and topics relating to the psychology of child development. We’ll give you a thorough grounding in research methods and analytical skills so that you’ll gain the ability to carry out empirical research in this field. In addition, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of the latest theories, interventions and applications of psychology relevant to working with children and adolescents across a range of settings.
Why study with us
Undertake an individual research project of your choice to further develop your understanding of an area of interest.
You’ll have opportunities to advance your understanding by working alongside the research active staff who deliver the course.
Develop your skills in applying psychology by taking advantage of the optional work-based placement module.
After graduating from this course you’ll have developed your research skills to a professional standard and be equipped to lead empirical studies in the field of child psychology and development.
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- Social Relationships in Childhood
- Development in Context
- Language, Literacy and Learning
- Advanced Methods in Psychology
- Advanced Workplace Credit
- Advanced Psychology Project
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- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesPsychology Educational Psychology Clinical Psychology View 154 other Masters in Educational Psychology in United Kingdom
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- Applicants should hold at least 2:2 degree in related subject including sufficient psychology content and research skills with a suitable dissertation or research project
- IELTS: 6.5 with no component lower than 6.0
- Satisfactory DBS check required
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International14500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 12 months.
National7100 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7100 GBP per year during 12 months.
Part-time: £785 per 20 credits (UK/EU)
Living costs for Preston
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.