Hi, i am currently conducting research for completion of my msc health psychology degree i require up to 100 participants, 50 medical students and 50 non-medical students, to complete a questionnaire on beliefs and attitudes towards cardiovascular disease risk. Msc health psychology / psychology and health msc | entry year: the msc health psychology/ psychology & health programme is designed to give you foundational knowledge to propel you to an exciting career you may have the opportunity to interact directly with patients or healthcare professionals at the dissertation stage of this masters. Phd/mphil health psychology msc by research psychology msc by research social policy assessment by means of a thesis of up to 100,000 words which must demonstrate the student’s capacity to pursue original research and should represent a distinct and significant contribution to the subject this is then followed by an oral.
The msc in health psychology will enable you to take the first step to acquiring chartered health psychologist status this is reliant on you being eligible to hold the graduate basis for registration (gbr) of the british psychological society (bps. The msc aims to give you an overview of health psychology with a focus on the methodologies and models underpinning health research and practice consideration of ethical and professional issues is central to the course. Lucy field completed the msc in health psychology at staffordshire university in 2017 and has recently had her dissertation research, which was supervised by dr sarah dean, published as an open access article in the global journal of health science.
Our health psychology phd programme currently has about 10 students, within our broader psychology phd community of 50 students, and a university-leading completion rate what you will study this fulfils the research competency of your health psychology training. On successful completion of this module you should be able to: carry out a critical literature review in a chosen area of psychology, appropriate to programme undertaken (ie msc in health psychology students must undertake research within health psychology. All msc dissertations are double marked (one of the markers is the dissertation supervisor) having first marked the work independently, the two markers then discuss the work and agree the mark the two mark sheets and the dissertation go to the external examiner.
Our msc clinical and health psychology course is designed for students considering a career in clinical or health psychology and can be taken on a full-time or part-time basis you will gain a thorough grounding in the current theoretical understanding of the psychology of physical and mental health problems. Apply now for kingston university london's psychology msc degree this course covers all of the key subdisciplines of psychology, and will provide extensive training in research skills related to psychology psychology dissertation and happiness you will also become aware of the crucial roles health psychology and positive psychology. Key theories and debates in psychology for example contextualist theories (eg bronfenbrenner’s ecological model, the biopsychosocial model of health), identity and social identity theories, positive psychological approaches and motivation for change. Forensic mental health msc king’s college london wwwkclacuk 2 teaching you will be taught through a mix of lectures, seminars and tutorials.
School of psychology msc forensic psychology initial research interests form this form must be completed and returned with the dissertation within the area of forensic psychology forensic mental health mental illness and dangerousness. Another achieved the ‘best msc health psychology thesis’ by the division of health psychology (dhp) and the bps technical support in psychological teaching award and is the current chair of the association of technical staff in psychology (atsip. Programme specification and curriculum map for msc health psychology 1 programme title health psychology 2 awarding institution middlesex university 3 modules and the dissertation they must also have the graduate basis for chartership with the bps.
Dissertation in psychology (45 credits) - carry out a critical literature review and a piece of independent research in an area of health psychology, linking either to current department expertise and/or to local health care providers. The msc clinical psychology is delivered through a variety of lectures, seminars, workshops, individual study, and one-to-one or small group dissertation supervision most of the teaching will be delivered by members of the teaching team and some by external experts in clinical practice.
Msc dissertation award submitted by margaret husted on mon, 14/10/2013 - 13:33 in my capacity as chair of the division of health psychology research subcommittee, i am delighted to inform you about a recent dhp award for 'outstanding msc thesis. Provides psychology graduates with advanced education in research and clinical practice in the psychology of mental health student support psychology is a small friendly department, allowing us to provide tailored individual support to our students. Msc health psychology provides an advanced training in fundamental theoretical, methodological and empirical areas of health psychology the course addresses key contemporary themes within health psychology such as the psychosocial models of disease and contemporary methodological approaches to health psychology research the development and evaluation of health interventions. Hi all, i am conducting some research as part of my msc health psychology degree at middlesex university and would really appreciate if some of you could participate.