Health Psychology MSc

Middlesex University
In London (Grossbritannien)

£ 8.200 - (9.405 )
zzgl. MwSt.

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  • Master
  • London (Grossbritannien)
  • Dauer:
    1 Year
  • Wann:
    September 2017

The MSc Health Psychology degree focuses on the psychological influences on health, well being and illness. Accredited by the British Psychological Society, it meets the standards for Stage 1 of the training to become a health psychologist. Students develop clinical practitioner and professional skills. The programme will be of interest to individuals interested in health or clinical psychology, or those with a background in healthcare.

Why study MSc Health Psychology at Middlesex University?

We focus on supporting your future employability by helping you develop a range of professional, research and transferable skills through teaching, workshops and a placement. We offer a placement in a health psychology setting to all students who would like this experience, and our workshops help you develop clinical skills including communication with clients, ethical...

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Welche Ziele verfolgt der Kurs?

Voraussetzungen: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.


Wo und wann

Beginn Lage
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, Grossbritannien
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Was lernen Sie in diesem Kurs?

Health Psychology
Communication Training
Skills and Training
Developmental psychology
Historical Research
textual analysis
conceptual research
archival research


We focus on supporting your future employability by helping you develop a range of professional, research and transferable skills, especially professional and clinical practitioner skills (e.g. smoking cessation, cognitive behavioural therapy, motivational interviewing, health behaviour change and communication, ethical and reflective practice, and judgment and decision making skills), through teaching, workshops and a placement.

For full time students teaching is normally on Tuesdays and Thursdays and for part time students it is normally on Tuesdays in year 1 and Thursdays in year 2.

For students wishing to undertake a placement, this may be full time or part time and will generally take place during the summer after the taught part of the course ends.

Coursework includes analysing case studies, a reflective log book, a health behaviour journal, designing health promotion materials, and a journal style article.

Research: Practice and Reporting (60 credits) Compulsory
Foundations and Applications of Health Psychology (30 credits) Compulsory
Psychological Processes of Illness and Health Care Delivery (30 Credits) Compulsory
Clinical Practice and Placement in Health Psychology (30 Credits) Compulsory
Advanced Research Methods in Psychology

Zusätzliche Informationen

£12,250 per year