Master Social Psychology - Máster en Psicología Social
This programme is offered either full and part time basis
The MSc in Social Psychology combines research methods training with in-depth study at the cutting edge of the subject area.
This programme is aimed at high calibre graduates in psychology or related disciplines who are seeking to develop the specific skills in research methodology necessary to study Social Psychology. This course delivers the ability to understand research into social behaviour, prepare research proposals, and undertake original research, analysis and synthesis in one of current psychology’s fast-moving and fundamental areas. In the process you will acquire transferable skills in oral and written communication and the management and analysis of complex data sets.
The programme is ideal for those preparing for a PhD in Social Psychology, and will benefit anyone planning a career with a significant research component.
Degree Subject: Psychology or relevant discipline
Degree Classification: UK Bachelors degree - 2:1 classification or equivalent
Compulsory Study (160 credits)
Students must study the following modules for 160 credits:
Current Directions in Social Psychology
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL SCIENCE RESEARCH METHODS
Research Methods 2: Advanced Methods and Research Placements
Option A Study (20 credits)
Students will select 20 credits from the following modules:
Further Qualitative Research
Further Quantitative Research and Statistics
Your future is important to us. We work in partnership with the Careers Service to deliver a comprehensive programme, covering career management, employer and industry-focused events and one-to-one guidance. Whether you are looking to pursue a career in academic research or put your skills into practice in a related disciple you will be provided with the relevant guidance and support.