Master of Science in Psychology (MSc)

General

Programme Description

Master of Science in Psychology (MSc)

The MSc. program in Psychology is a degree with specializations in consulting psychology, counseling, community psychology, and pastoral psychotherapy. It is designed to provide the student with a solid foundation in graduate studies in psychology. Upon successfully completing the core curricula, the student would fulfil the remaining degree requirements by specializing in a specific area of interest. The program provides the flexibility of studies that are based on the option to choose from a wide range of courses that reflect students’ personal and professional interests.

Core Courses

  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Lifespan Psychology
  • Advanced Research Methods I
  • Advanced Research Methods II
  • Advanced Psychometrics
  • Professional Ethics
  • Statistics

Specializations

  • Consulting Psychology
  • Pastoral Psychotherapy
  • Counselling Psychology
  • Community Psychology

Entry Requirements

An undergraduate degree in a related field. Students without the requisite background may be required to do qualifying courses.

Career Opportunities

  • Organisational Psychologist
  • School Psychologist
  • HR Specialist
  • Forensic Psychologist
  • Developmental Psychologist
  • Teacher
  • Public Affairs Specialist
  • Sports Psychologist
  • Psychology Consultant
  • Lecturer

Fees & Funding

  • US$220 per credit
  • US$660 per 3 credits
Last updated January 2018

About the School

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