Want to gain a greater insight into psychological research methods? Then you'll want to take part in our postgraduate programme! You'll develop a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics and techniques in psychological research methods. We cover a mix of traditional and non-traditional research methods, equipping prospective academics and practitioners alike for future challenges.
We will build on your existing learning experiences by critically analysing theoretical and practical issues pertinent to those working in research contexts. The course is designed to improve your career prospects, enhancing and developing skills that can be transferred across a range of employment paths. You'll have a robust foundation to go onto PhD study, so get ahead in your profession and increase your knowledge of research methods.
This course is designed for psychology graduates who wish to pursue a career in research of professional psychology. You'll gain skills in research design and planning, statistical data analysis, disseminating research (e.g. conferences, publishing in journals) and how to pursue a successful career in the field. We use a variety of blended learning and campus-based activities specifically designed to meet the needs of learners working in a range of contexts.