Areas of expertise include: reading development in blind children; phonological awareness and letter knowledge in reading development; bullying; the development of biological at-risk children (very pre-term); children's regulatory problems (crying, feeding, sleeping) and ADHD; autism, face processing and ‘Theory of Mind'; language development; pre-verbal infant cognitive, social and emotional development; and development of numerical abilities.
Reasons to choose Kingston University
- Facilities include an observation/test room, monitoring room, and eye-tracking technology.
- You can gain relevant work experience. Students have had placements in nurseries, schools, mental health services, play therapy, and charities for people with disabilities.
- Kingston has links with local schools and external organisations for conducting applied research.
Will this course suit me?
The Child Psychology course at Kingston University is ideal if you would like to start or promote a career working with children in areas such as education and social work. It also provides an excellent foundation for pursuing a research career in child or developmental psychology. The course also attracts professionals (e.g. educators or clinicians) already working with children and adolescents.
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- Psychology Dissertation
- Methods and Statistics
- Cognitive and Social Development
- Development in Typical and Atypical Populations
- Applications of Psychological Research
- 12 months
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApply anytime.
We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.
DisciplinesPsychology View 798 other Masters in Psychology in United Kingdom
- Normally a 2:1 honours degree or above in psychology or a closely related discipline.
- Students must also be able to demonstrate mathematical competency equivalent to grade C or above at GCSE level.
International15400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15400 GBP per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA9430 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 9430 GBP per year during 12 months.
- MSc part time: £5,187
- MSc part time: £8,470
Living costs for London
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