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Psychology (Conversion)

University of Chester

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
12450 GBP/year
5940 GBP/year
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About

The Psychology (Conversion) programme offered by the University of Chester is for people who have degrees in other subjects, but who wish to gain Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS). 

Overview

The Psychology (Conversion) programme offered by the University of Chester provides a comprehensive grounding in the areas of psychology that form the core BPS curriculum.

Why study this course with us?

Teaching on this MSc is course-specific, with classes designed and delivered exclusively for conversion Master’s students, rather than shared with undergraduate courses. All classes are held on one day per week, maximising flexibility for working on assignments, and to help maintain your other commitments.

The Department of Psychology at Chester has a well-established record of producing high-calibre students. It is equipped with a wide range of psychological equipment for your use. The Department is recognised by both past and present students as a friendly place that has the interests of its students at its heart.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Dissertation
  • Researching Thought and Behaviour
  • Biological Psychology for Conversion
  • Cognitive Psychology for Conversion
  • Developmental Psychology for Conversion
  • Individual Differences for Conversion
  • Social Psychology for Conversion

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 alternative credits

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.
Lower Second Class

English requirements

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

  • Applicants should have a minimum of a 2:2 honours degree in any subject.
  • Students from countries outside the UK are expected to have entry qualifications roughly equivalent to UK A Level for undergraduate study and British Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) for postgraduate study.
  • We accept a wide range of qualifications and consider all applications individually on merit. We may also take into account appropriate work experience.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12450 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12450 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    5940 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5940 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

The University of Chester offers generous international and merit-based scholarships for both undergraduate and postgraduate study, providing a significant reduction to the published headline tuition fees. You will automatically be considered for these scholarships when submitting an application and any award given will be shown on your offer letter.

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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Psychology (Conversion)
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