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Applied Psychology

Coventry University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
14700 GBP/year
9200 GBP/year
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About

This Applied Psychology course at Coventry University is aimed at graduates who have previously studied psychology and want the opportunity to further their general knowledge to an advanced level, as well as the chance to develop an understanding of how psychology is applied to a particular aspect of real life.

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Overview

This postgraduate Applied Psychology course at Coventry University centres on the study of psychology at an advanced level, incorporating: quantitative and qualitative research methods, ethics in psychology, professional practice and areas of applied psychology.

Career prospects

On successful completion of this programme, you should be equipped with the skills and knowledge, and in the case of the extended course, substantive professional experience, to enter employment in the health services, public health organisations, local and central government, academia or as assistant psychologists.

The specialist focus provided within this course is an ideal springboard for Doctoral programmes in Educational or Clinical Psychology. Alternatively, if you decide you wish to enter professional practice, you always have the option to follow up with a BPS accredited course and work towards Chartered Psychologist Status.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research methods in psychology 
  • Project planning and ethics in psychology
  • Issues in professional practice 
  • Origins and concepts in psychology
  • Child Psychology
  • Counselling Psychology
  • Health Behaviour Change

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 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 hold the equivalent of a 2:2 undergraduate degree in Psychology.
  • Applicants holding an equivalent professional qualifications and experience will be considered, but must have a degree in either psychology or a relevant discipline, with at least 120 credits of psychology.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14700 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14700 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9200 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9200 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA students: £13,700 (with prof. experience)
  • International students: £17,550 (with prof. experience)

Funding

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