A total of 120 credits of courses and 60 credits of dissertation must be successfully completed to achieve the MSc. The Programme Director must approve choice of courses. Students must consult with the current academic year's course information available on DRPS.
Please note that students with ESRC funding will be required to take the following ESRC accredited research training courses:
Qualitative Methodologies in Psychological Research PSYL11072
Multivariate Statistics & Methodology Using R PSYL11054
Univariate Statistics & Methodology Using R PSYL11053
Psychological Research Skills PSYL11065
Additionally, students on this pathway are asked to audit Research Design PGSP11208 to supplement the Psychological Research Skills course and ensure that they mix with students in the UoE ESRC Core Cohort, thus standardising their experience.
NOTE: This programme is available to study part-time (PT). PT students must complete the same requirements as full-time over two academic years. The dissertation must be completed during Year 2, after progression to the dissertation stage has been confirmed by the Board of Examiners. All course choices are subject to the approval of the supervisor. Students are advised that course availability may vary across years subject to staffing arrangements.