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  • Qualification

    Master of Science - MSci

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    4 Years

Course summary

This MSci course is designed for students considering a career in psychology. You will take the same modules as the BSc Psychology course followed by an additional, specialist fourth year.Our psychology degrees are recognised by the British Psychological Society as qualification for graduate registration and our courses are specifically designed to meet its requirements.In the first year you will study psychology, research methods (laboratory classes and statistics) and an open unit in another school.In the second year you will focus on research methods and units in the psychology core curriculum.The third year of the degree is entirely option based, allowing you to choose from a range of lecture and seminar units that you will undertake together with a research project.In the final year you will gain hands-on experience in research through an independent research project supervised by our academic and research staff. You will also choose taught units from a list that includes training in psychology research methods, a research apprenticeship option and master's-level lecture courses.BSc students may transfer to this course subject to satisfactory performance and availability of places.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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£ 24,000per year

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A level : AAB - A*AA

Standard offer: A*AA including A in a science-related subject, or A*A*B including A* in a science-related subject, or AAA including a science-related subject plus A in EPQContextual offer: AAB including A in a science-related subject, or A*BB including A* in a science-related subjectPlease visit: http://www.bristol.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/entry-requirements-qualifications/contextual-offers/ for more information about contextual offers.


University information

University of Bristol

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  • Campus address

    University of Bristol, Senate House, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol, Bristol, BS8 1TH, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    7th out of 118 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 216
    172 80%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    83 83%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.89 78%



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