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Psychology (accredited conversion course)

University of Stirling

Venues

Stirling Campus

Content

This is an intensive Masters Psychology conversion course. It’s aimed at students who have a degree in another subject and want to 'convert' to Psychology. The course provides in-depth and accelerated training in the basics of psychology.

You’ll learn the key concepts and core knowledge of psychology, including social psychology, cognition, development, individual differences, biological bases of mind and behaviour. You’ll also develop your research skills with our specifically designed modules in research methods.

The course includes a one month placement to broaden your practical experience in psychology. You’ll carry out a three-month independent empirical research project under the supervision of a leading academic specialist.

You can exit after stage 1 with PgCert Psychology (accredited conversion course).

You can exit after stage 2 with PgDip Psychology (accredited conversion course).

Entry Requirements

A minimum of a second class honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in another subject.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

27 months

Department

Natural Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.stir.ac.uk