Designed to provide training in fundamental analytical and methodological skills
Select from optional modules on a variety of specific fields
Benefit from teaching and supervision by active researchers
Gain the opportunity to learn about, and be involved in, the latest research developments
Prepare for a career in academic, clinical, educational or health psychology
What will you study?
Methods in cognition
Methods in developmental psychology
Methods in neuroscience
Qualitative methods in psychology
Please note that all modules are subject to change. Please see our modules disclaimer for more information.
What career can you have?
All of our MSc programmes are research intensive, providing essential training in analytical ability, methods awareness and critical thinking, among other fundamental transferable skills.
Our MSc Research Methods in Psychology programme has a long-standing reputation for preparing students to undertake PhD research and postgraduate clinical training. Our students have moved on to PhD positions, research assistant or assistant psychologist posts in the NHS and private sector, clinical training, as well as non-psychology positions in industry.