Duration of programme: Within 1 year (full or part-time)
Start date: October (part-time), January (part-time) and May (full-time).
- October - June
- January - September
- May - September
The deadline for the May intake is Friday 26th April and all supporting documents must be submitted by Friday 3rd May.
The deadline for the October intake is Friday 30th August and all supporting documents must be submitted by Friday 13th September.
Distance learning available: This programme is only offered by distance learning.
Please note that this is not a conversion course. It does satisfy the criterion of 60 credits prior study of Psychology required for entry onto Graduate Diploma in Psychology (conversion course). Entry onto a Graduate Diploma in Psychology also requires successful completion of an honours degree.
Applications are considered on an individual basis, but applicants without an honours degree would be expected to have three good A Levels or equivalent (typically A Levels grades BBB) and GCSE English, grade C, and Mathematics grade B.
Alternatively, students must possess a good honours degree (minimum 2:2) from a UK or overseas institution in any subject and GSCE Mathematics (grade C or above)
International students whose first language is not English must demonstrate a satisfactory command of English language. They should meet our minimum English language requirement by taking one of the following tests:
IELTS. Minimum requirement - 6.5 overall, 6.0 in each area.
TOEFL IBT. Minimum requirement - 100 overall, (21 in listening and writing, 22 in reading and 23 in speaking).
Pearson Academic. Minimum requirement - 61 overall, 59 in each area.
We do not accept a Password test.
Intake: 20 per year.
Fees for 2012/13 entry:
UK/EU students: £1,385
International students: £5,280.
Fees for 2013/14 entry: Apply for this course online
UK/EU students: £2,100 International students: £2,100
Please note you will be required to send in via the postal system certified copies of your degree certificate and passport. You may wish to arrange for these to be certified before applying.