Why study MSc Health Psychology at Middlesex University?

We focus on supporting your future employability by helping you develop a range of professional, research and transferable skills through teaching, workshops and a placement. We offer a placement in a health psychology setting to all students who would like this experience, and our workshops help you develop clinical skills including communication with clients, ethical and reflective practice, judgment and decision-making, and skills related to formulation and assessment, cognitive-behavioural therapy, motivational interviewing, and health behaviour change. You will also study health-related behaviour, addiction and treatment; public health, health promotion and behaviour change interventions; stress, chronic illness and its management; working with patients in the health care system, research methods and professional issues.

Course highlights

  • Over 90% of our psychology graduates are employed within six months of completing their degree
  • Accredited by the British Psychological Society, providing Stage 1 of the training to become a health psychologist
  • One of the few MSc Health Psychology programmes in the UK to offer a health psychology placement. Examples of the placements we offer include cancer screening, addiction management and obesity management
  • You will participate in workshops focused on clinical skills such as smoking cessation and motivational interviewing
  • Taught by health and clinical psychologists and other health professionals who are experts in their field
  • Our purpose-built science building houses state-of-the-art computer and psychophysiology laboratories
  • As a student of this course, you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.
Program taught in:
English
Last updated January 31, 2018
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1 - 2 years
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8,500 GBP
International fees: £12,500
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