Psychology (Conversion) MSc / PgDip

Manchester Metropolitan University

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OVERVIEWExplore the history of modern psychology, the development of social identity, and the workings of the human brain. Develop a critical understanding of qualitative and quantitative research methods. And , apply for Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership, the first step to becoming a chartered psychologist.Designed for students who have a degree without accreditation from The British Psychological Society (BPS), our course opens doors to various opportunities and further education within ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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55th / 95
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
67th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
80th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
Distance/Online
1 year

Entry requirements
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Details
In accordance with the British Psychological Society's requirements, applicants are required to hold a minimum of a lower second class (2:2) UK honours degree (or international equivalent). Overseas applicants will require IELTS with an overall score of 6.5 with no less than 5.5 in any category, or an equivalent accepted English qualification. Accepted English qualifications can be viewed here. Applicants to the MSc route need not have studied any psychology before. Applicants to the PgDip route must have studied 60 credits of psychology at Level 4 or above. Transcripts will be reviewed by the admissions team and/or admissions tutor to assess eligibility. If you have any questions, contact the Psychology admissions team on . What to Include in Your Personal Statement The personal statement should clearly discuss the following points: How your ongoing career plans would benefit from studying this psychology course Your commitment, motivation, and ability to dedicate appropriate time and resources to the course (we strongly recommend around 40 hours per week for full time routes, and around 20 hours per week for part time routes) Your familiarity with relevant IT In addition, your personal statement will be evaluated on the strength of academic writing and clarity of communication.

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More info: Distance learning fee: £1834 per 20 credits studied per year..

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More info: Distance learning fee: £1834 per 20 credits studied per year..

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Jessica
10 Feb 20

Psychology BSc (Hons)

I have thoroughly enjoyed my university experience so far! I have made lots of new friends and feel very comfortable in...

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Manchester Metropolitan University
CUG ranking
67th
Student rating
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( 3.9)
Manchester Metropolitan University offers a welcoming, stimulating and supportive environment in which to study for your postgraduate qualification. More than 6,000 students choose to study for a postgraduate qualification at Manchester Met. The University offers more than 250 postgraduate taught programmes and has 14 centres of research expertise. The campus is perfectly placed for you to enjoy Manchester, a city world-renowned for its friendly, cosmopolitan and creative energy. Multicultural, tolerant and respectful, it offers a range of opportunities, from famous cultural and sporting attractions to outstanding leisure, shopping and entertainment facilities.

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Manchester Metropolitan University

All Saints Building All Saints Manchester
M15 6BH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Manchester Oxford Road  0.2 miles away

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