Skip to main content Skip to navigation

PS902 - Research Project in Psychology

  • Module code: PS902
  • Module name: Research Project in Psychology
  • Department: Psychology
  • Credit: 90

Content and teaching | Assessment | Availability

Module content and teaching

Principal aims

The aim of the project is to provide students with the opportunity to work within one of the department's labs. You will get the chance to design and run a programme of empirical work that addresses a current research question. By working within an existing lab, you have the support of experts in the field and should be able to produce research worthy of publication in top journals.

Principal learning outcomes

The successful student will demonstrate competence at researching a topic, formulating a valid research question, designing an empirical investigation, analysing and interpreting the results, writing up the project in a standard format suitable for publication.

Timetabled teaching activities

Six months full time work

Module assessment

Assessment group Assessment name Percentage
90 CATS (Module code: PS902-90)
A (Assessed work only) Assessed Course Work 100%

Module availability

This module is available on the following courses:



Optional Core