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Psychology (Conversion) Distance Learning

University of Roehampton

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  • Qualification

    MSc - Master of Science

  • Location

    University of Roehampton

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Develop a sound understanding in psychological theory and research, to convert your existing bachelor's degree into a Masters in Psychology, and take your first step towards a career as a psychologist.

Gain a scientific understanding of the mind, brain and human behaviour, and how they interact within complex environments. You will be encouraged to consider multiple perspectives, to critically evaluate and reflect upon psychological theory and research findings, as well as how to apply psychological understanding to practice. Subject to accreditation by the British Psychological Society (BPS), when you graduate you will be able to gain Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) which will allow you to pursue other professional psychology postgraduate programmes, and take the next step towards a career as a chartered psychologist. You will also achieve PGCert ad PGDip awards in this course.

As a distance learner you will have support from the Department through regular contact with your module tutors, access to specialist services and a wide range of e-books and research journals at the University Library.

Career options

This programme is predominantly directed at students who wish to embark on a career as a chartered psychologist through further professional study that require Graduate Basis for Chartership with the BPS. It is also an exciting opportunity for those who seek a career change, require psychological knowledge for career advancement or have a general interest in psychology as a discipline.

Application deadline

28 September 2021

Tuition fees

Students living in United States
(international fees)

£ 15,352per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Roehampton

  • University League Table

    79th

  • Campus address

    University of Roehampton, Erasmus House, Roehampton Lane, Wandsworth, SW15 5PU, England

Roehampton has a friendly international community made up of students from over 140 countries.
The university offers a range of generous scholarships aimed at international students, worth up to £4,000 a year.
A range of pre-sessional English courses are offered, and dedicated support for international students throughout their studies

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    86th out of 118 18

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    101 49%

    103rd

    7
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    40.0 40%

    103rd

    46
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.95 79%

    71st

    3

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