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Department of Psychology | MSc Developmental Psychopathology

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Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

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Main Subject Area

PsychologyMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

MSc Developmental Psychopathology at Durham University

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The MSc in Developmental Psychopathology will build on your interest in Developmental Psychology and Neurodevelopmental Diversity.


The aim of the MSc Developmental Psychopathology is to provide advanced research training for those interested in pursuing careers in the field of research, Developmental Psychology, Neurodiversity and Clinical or Educational Psychology.


The subject-specific and generic postgraduate training, provided by the course, enables you to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding required of a professional conducting research in Neurodiversity, Clinical, Child Development or other fields.


Research Training forms a key focus of the MSc course. In addition to providing training in basic research, the course aims to integrate research perspectives from the fields of Developmental Psychology, Neurodiversity, Clinical and Educational Psychology. This distinctive emphasis is reflected in the learning outcomes, structure and assessment of the course.


Our Masters qualifications provide the essential skills and understanding to progress to research at a higher academic level or to launch a professional career.


Our students enter the workplace with knowledge relevant to careers in Psychology but also with the transferable skills in analysis and problem-solving that are valued by employers.


Such skills are highly sought after in a range of professions and our postgraduates have progressed to roles that include consultants, advisors, human resources professionals, talent managers, business analysts, market researchers, public relations professionals, marketeers, administrators, managers, civil servants, coaches, trainers and teachers.


In addition, the broad nature of the Department means that some of our postgraduates also qualify for careers in clinical and healthcare settings.


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Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

On Campus

MSc Developmental Psychopathology at Durham University

[email protected]


The MSc in Developmental Psychopathology will build on your interest in Developmental Psychology and Neurodevelopmental Diversity.


The aim of the MSc Developmental Psychopathology is to provide advanced research training for those interested in pursuing careers in the field of research, Developmental Psychology, Neurodiversity and Clinical or Educational Psychology.


The subject-specific and generic postgraduate training, provided by the course, enables you to develop the knowledge, skills and understanding required of a professional conducting research in Neurodiversity, Clinical, Child Development or other fields.


Research Training forms a key focus of the MSc course. In addition to providing training in basic research, the course aims to integrate research perspectives from the fields of Developmental Psychology, Neurodiversity, Clinical and Educational Psychology. This distinctive emphasis is reflected in the learning outcomes, structure and assessment of the course.


Our Masters qualifications provide the essential skills and understanding to progress to research at a higher academic level or to launch a professional career.


Our students enter the workplace with knowledge relevant to careers in Psychology but also with the transferable skills in analysis and problem-solving that are valued by employers.


Such skills are highly sought after in a range of professions and our postgraduates have progressed to roles that include consultants, advisors, human resources professionals, talent managers, business analysts, market researchers, public relations professionals, marketeers, administrators, managers, civil servants, coaches, trainers and teachers.


In addition, the broad nature of the Department means that some of our postgraduates also qualify for careers in clinical and healthcare settings.


Durham University: Inspiring the Extraordinary

We believe that inspiring our people to do outstanding things at Durham enables Durham people to do outstanding things in the world.

A globally outstanding centre of teaching and research excellence, a collegiate community of extraordinary people, a unique and historic setting - Durham is a university like no other!

Admission requirements

1 Year
Sep-2024

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Durham University is a globally outstanding centre of teaching, learning and research excellence, a collegiate community of extraordinary people, in a unique and historic setting. Durham is a university like no other!

We conduct innovative and impactful research to transform lives and make a difference globally and locally: research to empower and inspire.

We offer a broad range of courses. Our degree programmes are informed by research undertaken by our high-calibre staff in partnership with policymakers, industry, the public sector and communities globally.
 
Alongside the outstanding education we offer to students, we believe that participating in every aspect of university life is fundamental. The deep affinities created by each of our 17 Colleges ensure that we always have a sense of community at the heart of all we do.

Durham's four Faculties offer a host of Undergraduate courses covering a variety of subject disciplines:

  • Durham University Business School
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Sciences & Health

Opportunities for multidisciplinary studies are also available through the Department of Natural Sciences, Department of Liberal Arts or the Department of Combined Honours in Social Sciences.

Please visit the Durham University website (www.durham.ac.uk) for the full available suite of Undergraduate programmes.

Durham University: Inspiring the Extraordinary

Durham University is a globally outstanding centre of teaching, learning and research excellence, a collegiate community of extraordinary people, in a unique and historic setting. Durham is a university like no other!

We conduct innovative and impactful research to transform lives and make a difference globally and locally: research to empower and inspire.

We offer a broad range of courses. Our degree programmes are informed by research undertaken by our high-calibre staff in partnership with policymakers, industry, the public sector and communities globally.
 
Alongside the outstanding education we offer to students, we believe that participating in every aspect of university life is fundamental. The deep affinities created by each of our 17 Colleges ensure that we always have a sense of community at the heart of all we do.

Durham's four Faculties offer a host of Masters/Postgraduate Taught courses covering a variety of subject disciplines:

  • Durham University Business School
  • Faculty of Arts & Humanities
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Sciences & Health

Please visit the Durham University website (www.durham.ac.uk) for the full available suite of Masters/Postgraduate Taught programmes.

Durham University: Inspiring the Extraordinary

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