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Full time & Part time September MSc 1 year full time, 2 years part time, 5 years flexible
Education (11) Psychology (31)

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The Psychology of Education MSc at UCL offers a fascinating exploration of contemporary issues in education from a psychological perspective. This programme is perfect for psychology graduates looking to pursue research careers or professional training. It also appeals to teachers and professionals in related fields, as well as those interested in an applied career in psychology. The course provides a strong foundation in educational psychology, preparing students for doctoral study or research careers in academia, the public sector, or industry. With accreditation from the British Psychological Society, this programme is highly respected and offers excellent career prospects.

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The MSc Psychology of Education will introduce students to contemporary issues in education from a psychological perspective. Key theoretical and empirical approaches will be critically considered with a view to exploring their practical application in a variety of educational settings. The programme is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and also a conversion course, enabling graduates without a background in psychology to build on their first-degree qualification and become eligible for the BPS Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership. 

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Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second-class Bachelor's degree from a UK university, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard, in any subject.


UK tuition fees (2024/25)
Full-time: £12,700
Part-time: £6,350

Overseas tuition fees (2024/25)
Full-time: £31,100
Part-time: £15,550

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