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Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion)

The University of Edinburgh

12 months
Duration
25300 GBP/year
12500 GBP/year
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About

The Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion) programme from The University of Edinburgh is the only British Psychological Society accredited MSc conversion programme that focuses on the psychology of mental health.

Overview

The Psychology of Mental Health (Conversion) programme from The University of Edinburgh provides detailed coverage of all core aspects of psychology:

  • developmental
  • social
  • cognitive
  • biological psychology
  • individual difference

It also includes conceptual and theoretical perspectives in psychology, and psychological research methods and data analysis.

You will complete a research project in an area of psychology relevant to mental health.

Career opportunities

Graduates will be eligible to register with the British Psychological Society through graduate basis for chartered membership (GBC). This will create career opportunities where a psychology degree is advantageous or essential. It also creates opportunities for advanced professional training in psychology (e.g. Clinical Psychology or Educational Psychology), which normally require an undergraduate degree in psychology.

You will also develop a range of sophisticated psychological research skills that will open career opportunities in research, including research assistant posts and doctoral research training.

Accreditation

This is a professionally accredited programme that offers you the opportunity to study psychology to postgraduate level and become eligible for graduate basis for chartered membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society.

Programme Structure

Courses:

  • Developmental Psychology & Developmental Psychopathology
  • Individual Differences in Mental Health
  • Social Psychology and Mental Health
  • Research Methods in Applied Psychology
  • Psychological Research Methods: Data Management and Analysis
  • Cognitive Neuropsychology
  • Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Disorders
  • Psychological Therapies
  • Conceptual and Theoretical Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There are 4 admission rounds.

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A UK 2:1 honours degree or its international equivalent.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25300 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    12500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Home fees have still to be agreed

Part-time fees (pe 10 credits)

  • Home: £665
  • International/EU: £1,335

Living costs for Edinburgh

725 - 1167 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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