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The award
MSc

How long you will study
2 - 3 years

Domestic course fees
GBP 8955 per total

How you will study
online

Course starts
January, May, September

International course fees
GBP 8955 per total

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About Health Psychology at University of Derby Online Learning

**Please note that due to the popularity of our BPS accredited courses we urge you to apply early to avoid disappointment as places are limited**

If you have an undergraduate degree in psychology, you can benefit from this flexible online Health Psychology Masters degree. Accredited by the British Psychology Society (BPS), this course provides you with stage one training and is a prerequisite for stage two training towards becoming a Chartered member of the BPS (CPsychol) and a Registered Health Psychologist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Our online MSc Health Psychology degree covers the theoretical and professional issues in health psychology and provides excellent preparation for many roles within the NHS. And since you’ll cover the latest research in this field and undertake your own research, it will also equip you to move onto a career in health psychology research or a PhD and ultimately becoming a practicing Health Psychologist.

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  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardMScHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study2 - 3 years
    Course startsJanuary, May, SeptemberDomestic course feesGBP 8955 per totalInternational course feesGBP 8955 per total

Entry requirements

You will normally have, or expect to obtain:

  • at least a 2:1 UK undergraduate degree in psychology (with BPS Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership) or a related subject.
  • It is also a requirement that you will have previous experience of using SPSS, or a similar statistical package. The course will take between 2-3 years to complete on a part time basis.

If English is not your first language you will need an English language qualification. For this course you will need at least one of the following:

  • IELTS 6.5
  • TOEFL 580 (paper based) 237 (computer based) or 92 (internet based)
  • Pearson Test of Academic English: 51
  • Cambridge Advanced Certificate: Pass
  • London Tests of English: we accept level 5 for postgraduate courses
  • International GCE O Level English Language: Grade C
  • International GCSE English/English as a Second Language: Grade C

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