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This programme is designed to provide both experience of appropriate research skills and knowledge of the techniques currently used in psychological research. It equips you either for further research study or for careers in the development and evaluation of psychologically relevant models in the workplace. This programme is designed to provide experience of appropriate research skills, coupled with knowledge of the broader theoretical context of contemporary interdisciplinary research. Programme content This programme is designed to provide both experience of appropriate research skills and knowledge of the techniques currently used in psychological research. The syllabus includes training in: Quantitative and qualitative research methods Computer use for academic purposes The history and philosophy of psychological science and the critical review of current research methods in psychology Presenting information in written, oral, poster and web-based formats The professional skills needed for research (such as applying for ethical approval for research projects, exploiting research findings and applying for research funds) Learning and teaching In addition to lectures, seminars and student-led discussions, you undertake research placements and a substantial research project, which is usually linked to current research within the University, but may also be linked to other psychology departments or relevant institutions in the Midlands. Careers At the end of the programme you are equipped either for further research study or for careers in the development and evaluation of psychologically relevant models in the workplace.

This programme is designed to provide both experience of appropriate research skills and knowledge of the techniques currently used in psychological research. It equips you either for further research study or for careers in the development and evaluation of psychologically relevant models in the workplace. This programme is designed to provide experience of appropriate research skills, coupled...

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