Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course Summary
- Learn to critically evaluate and apply different approaches, theories and models to health-related issues and behaviour change.
- Develop your ability to reflect on your practice, planning and personal development.
- Apply problem solving strategies to complex professional scenarios.
- Develop research and systematic literature reviewing skills.
- online study
- problem solving
Compulsory modules Behaviour Change Interventions: Development And Evaluation Introduction To Research Methods Social Determinants Of Health Understanding Behaviour
Applicants need one of the following: - BSc or BA Psychology with a 2.1 or above - BSc or BA in a closely related discipline (e.g., health, social, community care) with a 2.1 or above Applications from students who have achieved a 2.2 degree will be considered by the course leadership team. Where there is evidence that at least two of the following criteria have been met the applicant may be offered a place on the course: - Applicants have work experience in a health-related setting - Applicants have an enthusiasm for health psychology - Applicants have demonstrated their ability to achieve a 2.1 within their undergraduate degree (for example, transcripts reveal a 2.1 in key undergraduate curriculum areas such as research methods). All applicants are required to provide two satisfactory references (normally one of these will be an academic reference) and a personal statement. If you do not have GBC you can do a BPS accredited conversion course. We offer an MSc in Psychology that would give you eligibility for GBC, provided you achieve an overall mark of at least 50 per cent and pass your dissertation. You should be enthusiastic about psychology and have a good understanding of the British Psychological Society's core areas. If English is not your first language you typically need an IELTS 6.5 score with a minimum of 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in all other skills or equivalent. If your English language skill is currently below IELTS 6.5 we recommend you consider a Sheffield Hallam University Pre-sessional English course which will enable you to achieve an equivalent English score.
Fees and funding
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