Occupational Psychology at University of Worcester - UCAS

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Course summary

The MSc Occupational Psychology is an innovative qualification informed by research at the forefront of both the academic discipline and professional practice. It is open to those students who hold a psychology degree with a Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) and is ideal for students wanting to take post-graduate training in order to become Registered Occupational Psychologists. Key features

  • Accredited by the British Psychological Society
  • Guest speakers from a range of organisations, such as psychometric test publishers, occupational psychology consultancies and independent consultants
  • Develop your skill and knowledge through practical consultancy-style tasks, that demonstrate the application of theory and research to practice
  • Learn about the work carried out by Occupational Psychologists within organisations and about different psychological approaches to workplace issues


  • Advanced Research Analysis
  • Psychological Assessment at Work
  • Well-being and Work
  • Work Design, Organisational Change and Development
  • Leadership Engagement and Motivation
  • Learning, Training and Development
  • Advanced Independent Study
- Professional Skills Development

Assessment method

The precise assessment requirements for an individual student in an academic year will vary according to the mandatory and optional modules taken, but a typical formal summative assessment pattern, for a full-time student on both sites, for each year of the course is: Semester 1

  • 1 Research proposal
  • 1 Analysis of statistical data
  • 1 Design of a training programme
  • 1 Design of a selection process1 Reflective log
Semester 2
  • 1 Case study
  • 1 Group presentation
  • 1 Seen exam
  • 1 Consultancy report
  • 1 Reflective log
Semester 3
  • Dissertation

Entry requirements

The Occupational Psychology MSc is only open to those students who hold a psychology degree with Graduate Basis for Registration (GBC) from the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Fees and funding

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Occupational Psychology at University of Worcester - UCAS