Help children and young people with a Master’s in Child and Adolescent Psychology. This course is ideal if you are interested in careers working with children and young people. You will gain an in-depth understanding of current issues in child and adolescent psychology and learn to apply this theory to real-life settings by undertaking a placement. You will also conduct a substantial piece of research in child and adolescent psychology and choose from one of three optional modules. For those looking for a research career in developmental psychology, our teaching staff are active researchers in their fields. You will receive training in advanced statistics and research methods which will prepare you for further postgraduate research. We have well-equipped facilities and laboratories and pride ourselves on combining high-quality teaching with world-class research. What you should know about this course
- Number one in London for graduate prospects (2022 Complete University Guide Annual League Table - Psychology).
- Our department is a trusted provider of excellent academic degrees and vocational training. We are consistently rated highly in the National Student Survey.
- Located across the University's iconic Greenwich Campus.
All degree courses are made up of modules – individual units of study on different topics. Some modules are compulsory; others can be chosen from a list of options. Our website has full details of your degree structures, module content, and how each module is assessed. The direct link to this course on our website, can be found at the bottom of this page.
You will be assessed by coursework including essays, portfolios, oral presentations, practical research reports, and research posters and examinations. You will also be required to produce an independent piece of work based on your work placement and an independent project reporting on a substantial research area including the collection of empirical data or equivalent.
An honours degree (normally 2:2 or above) from a psychology programme accredited by the BPS Or An honours degree in psychology or equivalent subject (normally a 2:2 or above) and successful completion of a research methods assessment. For more information, contact [email protected] or 020 8331 9000.
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9000||Year 1|
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