M.Sc. Blended

Psychology - Interpersonal Violence and Abuse

12 months
13250 GBP/year
6125 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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At Psychology - Interpersonal Violence and Abuse from University of Cumbria we offer a stimulating and challenging environment where you can build on your existing learning experiences to advance your academic and professional development.   


At Psychology - Interpersonal Violence and Abuse from University of Cumbria you will gain specialised knowledge and a critical awareness of issues at the forefront of interpersonal violence and abuse studies. Teaching is done through a variety of blended learning and campus-based activities explicitly designed to meet the needs of learners working in a range of contexts


There are a wide range of careers this MSc will be useful for. You could work with the National Crime Agency, prison drug services, the probation service and offender management. Your degree will be well suited for working with victims of domestic violence, as a mentor for young people coming out of prison, and youth offending organisations. You may also wish to continue your academic career by undertaking a PhD in either criminology or psychology 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Skills and Methods
  • Critical perspectives in safeguarding vulnerable adults
  • Psychology of Violent Behaviour
  • Professional Values and Ethics 
  • Interpersonal Violence and Abuse Studies
  • Negotiated learning HLLP7006 -Dissertation 

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 1st or 2nd class honours degree.
  • Students with other qualifications may be admitted to the course, please contact the Enquiry Centre for further details. 
  • English Proficiency 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13250 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    6125 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6125 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.


  • Eligible course for the 1x BC GREAT JUSTICE & LAW SCHOLARSHIP of £11,000 towards tuition fees for a student from Malaysia
  • Automatic tuition fee discount applied for all EU/EEA/Swiss nationals, currently resident in Europe, who will be commencing their studies in 2022/23. The scholarship will reduce the level of tuition fees that are payable from the Overseas tuition rate to the Home / UK tuition fee .  If the course is of more than one year's duration the scholarship will be applied each year for the duration of the degree programme.

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