University of Portsmouth Online
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
11 Sep 2023
Earliest start date
Our online MSc in Psychology will empower you to embark on an exciting career in psychology and drive positive change in others and the world around you.
Study flexibly at your own pace with our online psychology course while you master the theories and complexities around how the human mind and behaviour work.
Delivered by renowned thought leaders in the field of psychology, our MSc Psychology is driven by research-led teaching, so you can be confident you’ll be getting a world-class education in psychology that will help you fast-track your career goals.
Why study Psychology at the University of Portsmouth?
- Leverage valuable insights and perspectives from renowned thought leaders in psychology.
- Gain an in-depth and holistic understanding of the multiple factors that shape a person’s mind and behaviour.
- Benefit from opportunities to apply your understanding of psychological theories and research to address real-world needs.
- Study a 100% online MSc in Psychology that gives you the freedom and flexibility to study when and where it suits you.
- Fast-track your career in psychology with an internationally-recognised MSc Psychology and realise your career goals sooner.
This course has been accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS). Graduates who achieve an overall pass mark of at least 50% and pass the Research Project will be eligible for BPS Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership.
Since psychology impacts almost every aspect of human life, career opportunities in psychology are seemingly endless.
Whether you’re interested in guiding governments or organisations towards ethically predicting and influencing behaviours, or helping people with their mental health issues, this MSc in Psychology will empower you to embark on a career as a psychologist across a broad range of areas, including:
- Criminal justice
- Animal welfare
- Sports and coaching
Some of the global career opportunities you could apply for include:
- Forensic psychologist
- Clinical psychologist
- Sport and exercise psychologist
- Occupational psychologist
- The Science of Psychology (30 credits)
- Brain, Mind, and Cognition (30 credits)
- Social and Developmental Influences in Psychology (30 credits)
- Individual Differences: Personality, Intelligence, and Mental Health (30 credits)
- Research Project in Psychology (60 credits)
This online MSc in Psychology has been designed to empower you with the advanced knowledge and skills you need to embark on an exciting career in psychology.
Once you complete the course, you’ll be able to:
- Master the complexities around how the human mind works.
- Critically analyse theories, issues and research findings and apply these learnings to real-world situations.
- Drive positive change in others and the world around you.
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