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Course summary

This conversion course will cover all areas of psychology to provide you with the knowledge and understanding to start a career in this field. ​Why study MSc Psychology at BU?

  • New psychology conversion course, accredited by the the British Psychological Society (BPS) to achieve the Graduate Basis of Chartership (GBC)
  • During this course you will develop a high level of understanding and insight into empirical and theoretical psychology issues
  • Develop a well-founded knowledge and critical understanding of the mind and behaviour through learning about all areas of psychology
  • Acquire a range of sought-after research skills and methods to investigate behaviour
  • Learn to conduct research independently and apply your knowledge in a variety of contexts.
Course accreditations The course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).

Modules

Core units: Quantitative Research Methods in Psychology; Personality, Intelligence & Social Psychology; Biological Psychology; Qualitative Research Methods in Psychology; Cognition & Language; Developmental & Applied Psychology; Masters Research Project

Assessment method

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Professional bodies

Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.

  • British Psychological Society

How to apply

International applicants

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Entry requirements

A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 or equivalent in any subject. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent. For more information see our full entry requirements.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

England £10500 Year 1
Northern Ireland £10500 Year 1
Scotland £10500 Year 1
Wales £10500 Year 1
Channel Islands £10500 Year 1
Republic of Ireland £10500 Year 1
EU £17500 Year 1
International £17500 Year 1

Additional fee information

All fees are quoted in pounds sterling and are per year. Your tuition fees will be the same for each year of your course. Fees during your placement year (if applicable): £1,850. Visit Bournemouth University's website for full details.

Sponsorship information

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Psychology at Bournemouth University - UCAS