UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

This course equips students with the advanced training in research methods that will prepare them for a career involving psychological research. Training is provided in all relevant skills, including reviewing literature, developing hypotheses, writing research proposals, designing and carrying out empirical studies, conducting advanced statistical analyses, and presenting results.

Course Modules

Core modules: Principles of cognition; statistics; computer programming; qualitative analysis; keys skills portfolio; group Project; either qualitative data analysis or designing and analysing fMRI experiments. Options: Clinical psychology; cognitive neuroscience; cognitive psychology; developmental psychology.

Course Additional Entry

Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree in psychology or neuroscience from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Additional relevant experience or qualifications are taken into account.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,020  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £11,460  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £4,510  Academic year. First year home fees