This programme, new for 2017 entry, will enable you to understand and address human behaviour in all its real-life diversity and contemporary colour. It will cover subjects including cross-cultural and individual differences in behaviour, and methods and applications for comparing behaviour from diverse populations- http://www.gold.ac.uk/pg/msc-translational-behavioural-science/
The programme will equip you with the theoretical knowledge, state-of-the-art tools and transferable skills relevant to the investigation and understanding of a broad range of behaviour expressed in complex and diverse applied settings.
The Masters will have streams in:
Cross-cultural and Comparative Studies
Typical and Atypical Development
It will be jointly delivered in English by Psychology departments at three leading European institutions: Goldsmiths, KU Leuven Belgium, and PPCU Budapest Hungary. This means there will be input from specialists in computer science, ethology and anthropology, and of course world-leading expertise in the emerging field of translational behavioural science.
You will complete three placements, and also a research dissertation at the institution of your choice.
*New programme: Subject to validation
Please note: 'subject to validation' means that we will be offering this degree providing it is approved by the Goldsmiths Academic Board.
If you have specific questions about the degree, contact Dr Karina Linnell.
Psychology at Goldsmiths is ranked joint 3rd in the UK for the quality of our research**
**Research Excellence Framework 2014, Times Higher Education research intensity subject rankings
How does music affect mood?
Why do some people believe in the paranormal?
How do people with autism think?
In the Department of Psychology we try and investigate questions like this, conducting research that’s relevant to a range of sectors and industries – from advertising to education, and from banking to the public sector.
You’ll be taught by experts in the field, who are carrying out research that’s world class. And you’ll learn in a department with excellent specialist and general-purpose research laboratories, including:
-EEG and brain stimulation labs for neuroscience research
-a visual perception and attention laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art eye tracking systems
-an infant lab
-in-house technical support staff
Please visit http://www.gold.ac.uk/pg/fees-funding/
Entry requirements are to be confirmed. IELTS 6.5 (with a minimum of 6.5 in the written test and no individual test lower than 6.0).