Do you hold an interest in the human mind, what drives our behaviour as individuals and what really makes us tick? Having this knowledge and understanding will be invaluable to you in so many environments and scenarios in your life, both professionally and personally.
Our MSc in Psychology (Conversion) offers you the opportunity to convert your existing qualifications to a postgraduate psychology award. Covering core areas of psychology, such as personality, social, cognitive, developmental and biopsychology, it is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS).
Why study this subject?
Our MSc in Psychology (Conversion) is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and is a recognised qualification by employers throughout the country.
By studying this course, you’ll be qualified to continue onto further training to becoming a Chartered Psychologist.
Why study at Buckinghamshire New University?
Our Psychology department nurtures external relationships for you to leverage as a student meaning you can learn from experts in the field like HM Prison and Probation staff, counselling psychologists, senior police officers, neuropsychologists and occupational psychologists to name just a few.
There are also regular visits to museums, prisons, courts and sports venues so you can see psychology in an applied context and enrich your own learning.
We offer our MSc Psychology Conversion both full-time (one year) and part-time (two years) so you can choose the best avenue to study whilst balancing other life and work commitments.
What facilities can I use?
In workshops and lectures, we’ll take you through the various techniques you need to analyse data. You’ll focus on the practical use of the statistics software package, SPSS, used by social scientists to analyse and present quantitative data.
You’ll also have the opportunity to use the observation lab and specialist equipment such as Biopac©, allowing measurement of the activity of the cardiovascular system, brain and autonomic nervous system.
Students can use Tobii eye tracking equipment and HTC Vive virtual reality software for their assignments and research projects too.
Our library is packed with all the information you need for your assignments – you’ll have access to hundreds of specialist books, journal articles, industry publications and specialist online resources. Not to mention there’s plenty of room to knuckle down for some quiet study time.
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