Date of entry

September 2024


Our teaching methods include:

  • lectures and student-led seminars
  • work placements
  • group work
  • workshops
  • field trips
  • training and developmental opportunities (e.g., careers, CVs, presentation/interview skills)

During a 4-to-6-months research or work placement distributed across semesters 1 and 2, you are given the opportunity to work directly with academic members of staff from Psychology (research placement) or with people with mental health needs and non-clinical practitioners in community settings (work placement).

During your research dissertation, you will receive regular guidance from your supervisor in one-to-one or small group meetings.


All our assessments are 100% coursework-based, including:

  • essays
  • small seminar-style presentations
  • group work
  • statistics exercises and quizzes
  • research proposals/reports
  • poster presentation
  • research dissertation

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Module code: PY51001 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1

Optional Modules

You need to choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Module code: GM51072 Credits: 20 Semester: Semester 1
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