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Want to do research in psychology? Want the skills to be able to work across levels of explanation from group behaviour, to qualitative analysis of individual experiences, through to the underlying brain activity? The MSc Research Methods in Psychology at the University of Surrey gives you a uniquely broad training because you cover the theory and get hands-on experience of conducting research in psychology from the level of social groups through to neuro-imaging of brain activity. The programme is designed to provide you with expertise of psychological research methods appropriate for the behavioural sciences. We will provide you with the skills necessary for formulating research questions, conducting empirical research, and analysing and reporting research results. The programme also provides a potential stepping stone for research at PhD level. The programme covers the breadth of contemporary psychological research methods, allowing you to develop research approaches that combine multiple methods in unique ways. You can also tailor your programme to place more or less emphasis on experimental and neuroscientific research approaches. By the end of the programme you will have developed an individual profile of research skills. Modules include: ? Qualitative Research Methods ? Quantitative Research Methods ? Aspects of Experimental Psychology ? Critical Reflections on Social Psychological Research ? Neuroscientific Psychology: Theory ? Neuroscientific Psychology: Critical Discussions In addition to all the compulsory modules, depending on your research interests and orientation, you must take one of the following two modules: ? Neuroscientific Psychology: Practicals ? Crafting Research: Linking Theories and Methods

Want to do research in psychology? Want the skills to be able to work across levels of explanation from group behaviour, to qualitative analysis of individual experiences, through to the underlying brain activity? The MSc Research Methods in Psychology at the University of Surrey gives you a uniquely broad training because you cover the theory and get hands-on experience of conducting research in...

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