OverviewUnderstanding the psychological dynamics of a team could make you a big asset to a business, and so could having a business psychology degree.Accredited by the Association for Business Psychology (ABP), this course is aimed at those interested in how psychology can influence and assist the practice of managing, leading and motivating people within the workplace.It provides a thorough grounding in the theory and practical skills required to apply psychological research, business tools
Understanding the psychological dynamics of a team could make you a big asset to a business, and so could having a business psychology degree.
Accredited by the Association for Business Psychology (ABP), this course is aimed at those interested in how psychology can influence and assist the practice of managing, leading and motivating people within the workplace.
It provides a thorough grounding in the theory and practical skills required to apply psychological research, business tools and methods within a variety of organisational settings and corporate cultures. Learning business psychology related techniques to promote individual workplace wellbeing and organisational success, the course will help prepare you for business and organisational psychology roles in management or consultancy, in human resources and the many other occupational functions, such as learning, training and development, recruitment, health and wellbeing.
This course includes the Professional Development module.Each of the participating postgraduate courses have an individually tailored version of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) Professional Development module, offering the opportunity to apply for Chartered Manager status.
MSc Business and Organisational Psychology (HLST187) - This course aims to gradually develop your knowledge of the key aspects of Business and Organisational Psychology.
Upon successful completion, and through practical case studies, you will understand the individual, team and organisational factors that can affect workplace behaviours, such as decision-making, personnel selection and recruitment, motivation and teamwork, as well as the tools and techniques to manage such situations.
Coventry University is famed for its top-class student support facilities, including the Jaguar Centre, which was designed specifically to support postgraduate students. Postgraduate courses are offered in an array of subjects like Creative Writing, Social Work, Financial Management, Aerospace Engineering and Psychology.
You can gain a postgraduate qualification through teaching, online learning or research. Options include:
Certificate (PgCert) and Diploma (PgDip)
Master’s by research
PhD (Doctor of Philosophy)
Professional Development module
The university is committed to investing in postgraduate study and research, with £100 million being invested between 2016 and 2021. They have also been chosen to receive £32 million in funding to create their Institute for Advanced Manufacturing and Engineering.