The University of Manchester Featured Masters Courses
Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University Featured Masters Courses
University of Law Featured Masters Courses
Full time & Part time October MA 1 year full-time or 2 years part-time

About the course

Our MA Developmental Sciences is designed to give you an understanding of the role of the child’s environment through the study of the impact of the family, communities and other social networks. You will explore the interaction of biology and social factors in the context of atypical developmental paths, such as those observed in dyslexia, autism and other developmental disorders.

The programme is designed for graduates from psychology and related disciplines who seek to deepen their understanding of cutting-edge contemporary research in developmental science, as well as established practitioners and policy-makers wishing to update their training. The MA focuses on enabling you to reflect critically on existing knowledge.

Highlights

  • The degree combines Birkbeck’s strengths in biological,

Read more about this course


Entry Requirements

A second-class honours degree (2:2) or above in psychology, cognitive science, education, behavioural sciences or relevant discipline.

Relevant professional experience of childhood and development may also be considered.

If English is not your first language or you have not previously studied in English, the requirement for this course is the equivalent of an International English Language Testing System (IELTS Academic Test) score of 7.0, and at least 6.5 in writing.

Course Content



Where is Birkbeck, University of London


Videos



Search Suggestions

Search Suggestions

Based on your current searches we recommend the following search filters.