12 months
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15000 GBP/year
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About

The Psychology by Research programme offered by the University of South Wales allows you to complete a programme of supervised research and present and defend a thesis of up to 40,000 words.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Psychology by Research programme from University of South Wales  offers a comprehensive range of equipment and laboratory space, and a supportive atmosphere in which to conduct your research.

The School of Psychology and Therapeutic Studies at the University of South Wales is home to internationally-recognised academics with diverse research interests, and has a vibrant research culture. 

Careers

The MSc Psychology by Research will provide a good basis for anyone who wants to pursue a career in research. It is also ideal for those who wish to improve their research skills to a professional level to support applications for a PhD, or for a clinical or educational professional training programme.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health Psychology
  • The Psychology of Addiction
  • Online Romantic Relationships
  • The Psychology of Deception
  • The Psychology of Dysfunctional Phone Use
  • Social Identity
  • Psychology of the Paranormal
  • Child Development
  • Sports Psychology

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

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.
72
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
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
50

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK first or upper second class honours degree (or equivalent)
  • Appropriate, relevant qualification or relevant experience which is regarded by the University as equivalent

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • Full-time UK and EU: TBC
  • Part-time UK and EU: TBC

Funding

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