Master of Science (MSc) in Psychology in Asia

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Psychology

Msc stands for Master of Science. It is a postgraduate educational master's degree given by universities in a wide number of nations. The degree is typically studied for in the sciences and occasionally in the social sciences.

Psychology has many practical applications outside of academic research, including uses in therapy, education, business and many other fields.

As the largest and most populous continent in the world, Asia consists of a wide variety of ethnic groups, cultures, environments, economics, historical ties, and governmental systems.

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MSc in Psychology

University of South Wales Online Programmes through UNICAF
Online Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months September 2018 USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Nigeria Lagos Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Cyprus Online + 26 more

This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology. [+]

MSc Psychology

This unique course encourages sophisticated critical appraisal of current key debates in applied psychology. By completion of this course students will be able to demonstrate critical evaluation of Psychology’s contribution to human performance and well-being in different applied contexts and also develop advanced research skills in applied psychology.

This course applies to a broad range of sectors and is designed for anyone wishing to understand more about the underpinning psychological research and mechanisms for employees, organisations and business practices.

Learning Outcomes Sophisticated critical awareness of key theories and methods in applied psychology, Deep critical understanding of how Psychology can be applied in real-world contexts. Advanced knowledge of research methods and statistics in applied psychology. Ability to appraise the efficacy of different interventions to promote psychological well-being and performance. Comparison, evaluation and application of theoretical perspectives in applied psychology. Generation of hypotheses and research questions. Translation of theory into professional practice and applied research. Application of psychological research methods to a novel research topic. Planning and execution of an original piece of research. Ability to identify and address ethical and professional issues in applied psychology. Sensitivity to contextual and interpersonal factors. Demonstrating an independent and flexible approach to learning. Fees ... [-]

MSc in Organizational Psychology

Unicaf University (MW)
Online Campus Full time Part time 18 - 24 months Open Enrollment USA New York Greece Athens Romania Bucharest United Kingdom London Egypt Cairo Ghana Accra Malawi Lilongwe Mauritius Port Louis Kenya Nairobi Nigeria Lagos Somalia Mogadishu Zambia Lusaka Jordan Irbid Cyprus Cyprus Online + 28 more

Psychology and human behavior at the workplace is becoming increasingly important for any organization. This Master’s degree is suitable, among others, for working professionals in big organizations and for all those who want to understand how human interaction affects the working environment. [+]

Psychology and human behavior at the workplace is becoming increasingly important for any organization. This Master’s degree is suitable, among others, for working professionals in big organizations and for all those who want to understand how human interaction affects the working environment.

The MSc in Organizational Psychology provides students with the necessary psychological concepts and theories while aiming at developing a number of key skills such as evaluative, research, interpersonal and analytical skills. Psychology theories are taught on how to be applied at work and thus learn how to understand the human resources of the organization.

Duration

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Master of Science in Psychology

European University Cyprus
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia

This is an applied program with an option to follow one of the two specializations (clinical or counseling) in the profession of Psychology. It leads to a Master of Science degree (MSc) that allows for professional licensure in the Republic of Cyprus. It is focused on preparing the candidates to be able to apply psychological assessment, diagnostic formulations, and psychotherapeutic interventions. [+]

This is an applied program with an option to follow one of the two specializations (clinical or counseling) in the profession of Psychology. It leads to a Master of Science degree (MSc) that allows for professional licensure in the Republic of Cyprus. It is focused on preparing the candidates to be able to apply psychological assessment, diagnostic formulations, and psychotherapeutic interventions.

Objectives & Outcomes

General Objectives

The objective of the program is to train professionals based on the practitioner-scientist model of training. This will prepare the candidate to function as a professional psychologist who is able to deliver psychological services to clients in the context of assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of psychological disorders. Furthermore, the program prepares the candidate to function as a scientist and execute scientific work in areas of psychological research and practice.... [-]


MSc in Cognitive Sciences and Technologies: From Neuron to Cognition

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow South Korea Seoul + 2 more

Our Master's programme offers courses in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuro-modelling. Taken together these disciplines study how memories, emotions, cognition or consciousness actually work. Students attend lectures in English and practice in leading laboratories of Moscow and of our international partners. [+]

Programme Overview

Our Master's programme offers courses in cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience and neuro-modelling. Taken together these disciplines study how memories, emotions, cognition or consciousness actually work. Students attend lectures in English and practice in leading laboratories of Moscow and of our international partners. Leading scientists supervise students' practical training and writing of Master's thesis during the second year. The programme is carried out in close cooperation with the École Normale Supérieure and Aarhus University.

Cognitive psychology

Modern cognitive psychology is an experimental discipline that studies the origin and functioning of the mind, brain, and intelligence. Our Programme focuses on perception, control of attention and motor responses, the formation of mental representations, dynamics of memory retrieval, learning, cognitive development and cognitive breakdown, the mechanisms of reasoning, language, and problem-solving.... [-]


MSc in Applied Social Psychology

Higher School of Economics
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Russia Moscow South Korea Seoul + 2 more

Applied Social Psychology trains students in theoretical and applied social psychology, preparing them for careers in academia or in applied research settings. Students can enrol in a double-degree track, which will enable them to earn a degree from Tilburg University (the Netherlands) in addition to a degree from HSE University. [+]

Programme Overview

Double Degree MSc in Applied Social Psychology

Structure of the programme: 1st year at HSE, optional 2nd year at Tilburg University (for the Double Degree) or HSE.

Applied Social Psychology trains students in theoretical and applied social psychology, preparing them for careers in academia or in applied research settings. Students can enrol in a double-degree track, which will enable them to earn a degree from Tilburg University (the Netherlands) in addition to a degree from HSE University. Courses are taught by HSE lecturers and renowned experts from leading social and psychological schools worldwide. Students choose the areas that they wish to focus on so that they are well equipped to launch their careers after graduation.... [-]


MSc in Psychology

Sunway University
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years January 2019 Malaysia Shah Alam + 1 more

The MSc in Psychology provides you with the opportunity to build on your previous studies in Psychology, through an independent research project, focusing on a topic of your choice. The program is specifically designed to enable you to develop your research skills and to undertake independent research while at the same time, broadening your knowledge and understanding in an area of psychology that excites you. [+]

The MSc in Psychology provides you with the opportunity to build on your previous studies in Psychology, through an independent research project, focusing on a topic of your choice. The program is specifically designed to enable you to develop your research skills and to undertake independent research while at the same time, broadening your knowledge and understanding in an area of psychology that excites you.

You will learn how to research the literature and to plan and manage a research project. The skills and attributes you gain in critical thinking, project management and report writing will help you to achieve your career potential.

The program also provides an excellent springboard for students wishing to continue their studies through the PhD level, the highest level of qualification achievable.... [-]


Applied Master (MSc) in Psychology

Emirates Aviation University
Online Campus Part time 24 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai + 1 more

Emirates Aviation University and Coventry University UK are offering you the chance to study towards a part-time blended learning MSc Psychology. The classroom-based element of the programme is taught by Coventry University staff at EAU Dubai campus, and this will be combined with elements of online learning. [+]

Applied Master (MSc) in Psychology

Emirates Aviation University and Coventry University UK are offering you the chance to study towards a part-time blended learning MSc Psychology. The classroom-based element of the programme is taught by Coventry University staff at EAU Dubai campus, and this will be combined with elements of online learning.

Why enrol in this programme?

The course is a conversion path intended for graduate students whose first degree was in a (relevant) subject other than Psychology. The course provides knowledge and understanding of the core areas in psychology and confers eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership (GBC) with the British Psychological Society (BPS – providing students obtain an overall mark of 50% or above).... [-]


MSc in Clinical Psychology

United Arab Emirates University
Campus Full time Part time 2  - 4  years September 2018 United Arab Emirates Al Ain Dubai + 2 more

The Department of Psychology & counseling offers a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology. The need for qualified clinicians and mental health professionals to serve the community necessitated the establishment of this program. [+]

The Department of Psychology & counseling offers a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology. The need for qualified clinicians and mental health professionals to serve the community necessitated the establishment of this program. The Master of Science program is designed to provide proper training for Masters level psychologists to work in a variety of clinical settings including hospitals, schools, public agencies, and private practice. It also provides a foundation for students interested in pursuing advanced doctoral studies. The program focuses on the field of clinical psychology. The curriculum is structured to enable students to pursue a plan of study to assure increased professional competence and breadth of knowledge in the field of clinical psychology. This program requires 39 semester hours of study, including two practicum courses (600 clock hours) of supervised practicum experience in an approved mental health or rehabilitation setting.... [-]


Master of Science in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour (MScHRMOB)

Lingnan University
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Hong Kong Tuen Mun

Master of Science in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour (MScHRMOB) Programme is offered and managed by the Department of Management, Lingnan University. This full-time programme began in September 2010. [+]

1. Introduction

Master of Science in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour (MScHRMOB) Programme is offered and managed by the Department of Management, Lingnan University. This full-time programme began in September 2010. The normal duration of the programme is one-year full time. The Programme provides students with an internationalised and highly interactive learning environment. It aims to equip students, entering either with business degrees or non-business degrees, with the necessary management competencies to pursue careers in human resource management and leadership.

Lingnan University was officially certified for the achievement of initial accreditation of The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) in December 2010.... [-]


Master of Science in Work and Organisational Psychology Programme (MWOP)

Lingnan University
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Hong Kong Tuen Mun + 1 more

MWOP helps you differentiate yourself in the vast pool of HR and Consulting talent. [+]

Applied Psychology to Business

MWOP helps you differentiate yourself in the vast pool of HR and Consulting talent.

1. Scientific and evidence-basedGrounded in science, work and organizational psychology helps you excel in the data-driven world of modern management. It uses scientific research into human behaviour to develop workplace solutions, as well as enhance occupational health and well-being.2. Double master degree programmeOffers a double master degree with Master of Applied Psychology (MAP) Programme with Beijing Normal University. 3. Registered Psychologist membershipMWOP graduate is eligible to apply for the Registered Psychologist membership recognised by the Hong Kong Psychological Society.4. Comprehensive career supportMWOP provides exclusive tailored career support for students to systematically explore and develop themselves in the HR and Consulting fields.... [-]


University of Leicester Master of Science in Psychology of Work

Stafford
Online Full time Part time 24 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Online Qatar Qatar Online Oman Oman Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Kuwait Kuwait Online Jordan Jordan Online Bahrain Bahrain Online + 15 more

This postgraduate distance learning degree will equip you with an excellent level of knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in Psychology. [+]

This postgraduate distance learning degree for HR professionals will equip you with an excellent level of knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in Psychology.

The course has a strong applied focus that will enable you to see the potential for using psychology, whether as a practitioner or when engaging the services of consultants.

An optional three-day residential Course Conference is held in April at the University, consisting of workshops and study skills sessions. The Conference provides support for your studies and the opportunity to hear esteemed speakers, both academic and practitioner, on areas of occupational psychology. It is also an excellent opportunity to meet staff and fellow students.... [-]


University of Leicester Master of Science in Occupational Psychology

Stafford
Online Full time Part time 24 months Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia Online Qatar Qatar Online Oman Oman Online Lebanon Lebanon Online Kuwait Kuwait Online Jordan Jordan Online Bahrain Bahrain Online + 15 more

The University of Leicester School of Psychology is one of the very few institutions in the UK to offer the opportunity to study Psychology through distance learning. Offering the course in this way means you can complete your programme from anywhere in the world and fit your study around your current responsibilities. [+]

The University of Leicester School of Psychology is one of the very few institutions in the UK to offer the opportunity to study Psychology through distance learning. Offering the course in this way means you can complete your programme from anywhere in the world and fit your study around your current responsibilities. To provide a sound knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in occupational psychology and to show how this knowledge can be applied to the solution of problems that arise in occupational settings.

This postgraduate distance learning degree for HR professionals will equip you with an excellent level of knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in Occupational Psychology.... [-]


Master Of Science In Educational / School Psychology - Distance Learning

University of Nicosia
Online Full time Part time 3 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching and learning. [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 - 2.5 years Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Educational / School Psychology Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Remote Minimum Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching and learning.

Students will have the opportunity to choose between two specializations: a) Educational Psychology or b) School Psychology.

The Educational Psychology specialization particularly aimed at people working or interested in pursuing careers as teachers. The field of Educational Psychology is defined broadly as the study of students, learning and teaching. Studies in this field can enrich the work of those who work or wish to work as teachers in primary, secondary or higher education providing the basic theoretical background that will guide their teaching in order to improve the learning outcomes of students and be able to help their students to progress academically and personally. A successful teacher is able to motivate students to successfully manage the class to assess students 'prior knowledge, to transmit successfully ideas to serve the students' particular needs, to develop appropriate teaching methods and use appropriate assessment methods. ... [-]


MSc in Counseling Psychology

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 5 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The programme aims to train students in a variety of theoretical viewpoints from different fields in psychology and teach them the skills to practice effectively with different populations. The main goal of this programme is to train students to design and conduct research and apply the knowledge from this research effectively into practice. Of utmost importance is that the students develop an ethical professional identity that will guide their work as researchers and practitioners. [+]

Duration (years): 2.5 years Qualification Awarded: Master of Science in Counseling Psychology Level of Qualification: Master Degree (2nd Cycle) Language of Instruction: English Mode of Study: Full-time or Part-time Minimum ECTS Credits: 150 Profile of the Programme

Aims

The programme aims to train students in a variety of theoretical viewpoints from different fields in psychology and teach them the skills to practice effectively with different populations. The main goal of this programme is to train students to design and conduct research and apply the knowledge from this research effectively into practice. Of utmost importance is that the students develop an ethical professional identity that will guide their work as researchers and practitioners.... [-]


Master Of Science In Educational / School Psychology

University of Nicosia
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 5 semesters September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching and learning. Students will have the opportunity to choose between two specializations: a) Educational Psychology or b) School Psychology. [+]

Duration of study (years): 1.5 - 2.5 years Title of studies: Postgraduate Diploma in Educational / School Psychology Level of Title of Study: Postgraduate (2nd Cycle of Studies) Language of instruction: Greek Study Mode: Full-time / Part-time Minimum Credit Units: 27 Minimum European Credit Units (ECTS): 90 Program Description

The overall objective of the program is the development of scientific knowledge in the theory and application of psychological and social processes governing the teaching and learning.

Students will have the opportunity to choose between two specializations: a) Educational Psychology or b) School Psychology.

The Educational Psychology specialization particularly aimed at people working or interested in pursuing careers as teachers. The field of Educational Psychology is defined broadly as the study of students, learning and teaching. Studies in this field can enrich the work of those who work or wish to work as teachers in primary, secondary or higher education providing the basic theoretical background that will guide their teaching in order to improve the learning outcomes of students and be able to help their students to progress academically and personally. A successful teacher is able to motivate students to successfully manage the class to assess students 'prior knowledge, to transmit successfully ideas to serve the students' particular needs, to develop appropriate teaching methods and use appropriate assessment methods. Teachers can develop these skills by understanding and applying relevant psychological theories and learning theories. The Educational Psychology specialization aims to encourage teachers to see themselves as practitioners students (engaged learners) who... [-]