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Develop in-depth knowledge and skills of research methods. Prepare yourself for an academic or professional career with a focus on psychology.
This course will expose you to a toolkit of methods you can use in your future research projects. In addition, you will have the opportunity to develop your practical skills in specific research methods; develop your theoretical thinking about research; and work closely on several of your own projects with an academic who is an active researcher in their field.
This course aims to equip you with the skills to design, conduct, analyse and report a wide range of research projects and make you an efficient consumer of other people’s research. You will also acquire the communication skills and other key skills necessary to become an excellent researcher.
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You should have a bachelor’s honours degree or international equivalent, typically a 2:1+
To apply for this course you should have an undergraduate degree in psychology or related discipline. Applicants should provide a short research proposal with their application. The proposal helps the admissions tutor to assess the area of research that interests you and match your application with a potential supervisor.
We may make an offer based on a lower grade if you can provide evidence of your suitability for the degree.
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