Psychological Science

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Psychological Science
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 99104 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date How to Apply
Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.

Please note: Applications for this course, received after 30th June may not be accepted. A deposit will be required to secure a place.

This is a very popular course and applicants are advised to apply as early as possible, since it may be necessary to implement an application cut-off date.
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Duration 1 year full time / 2 years part time.

Teaching Times
Teaching takes place in the morning and some afternoons; there are between 15-20 contact teaching hours per week
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Financial Support One bursary of £2,000 is available for students to apply for once they are accepted onto the programme.
Entry Requirements

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Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above in any subject or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

This is a very popular course and applicants are advised to apply as early as possible, since it m...

Comment Psychological Science highlights
World Class Facilities
•The School has specialised facilities for human experimental psychology, movement and perception, individual differences, social psychology, child development, psychophysiology and animal behaviour.

Internationally Renowned Experts
•Research in the School has been judged to be ‘world-leading’ and ‘outstanding’ by the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
Course Content

Expand+An intensive one year Master’s course with accreditation from the British Psychological Society, enabling you to pursue a career in this area even if your background is in another discipline.

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Subjects Taught

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The course is tailored towards analysing data in the real world.

You’ll learn methodological analysis skills and the core principles of psychology:

Individual differences
Cognitive ...

Assessment Method Coursework essays
Multiple choice questions
Practical lab work
Group work
Literature review
Independent thesis report
Careers or Further Progression

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The degree confers eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) of the British Psychological Society and many graduates will go on to complete training in one of the 7 registered professions of psy...

Further Enquiries Dr Matthew Rodger, Lecturer
School of Psychology - Lecturer
EPIC - Emotion, Perception and Individual Characteristics
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Phone: +44 (0)28 9097 4177
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