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Department of Psychology - research courses

Areas for PhD supervision

Behavioural Science

Economic and Consumer Psychology; Judgement, Risk and Decision-Making; Psychology and the Law; Computational Modelling of Human Behaviour; Attention, Visual Processing and Emotional Processing.


Language and Learning

Reading; Word Recognition; Semantic Representation of Words; Language Development in Children; Second Language Learning; Computational Approaches to Language Processing, Learning and Change; Gesture and Non-verbal Communication in Adults and Children; Development of Social Cognition; Animal (Comparative) Communication and Cognition; Language Evolution.


Lifespan Health and Wellbeing

Longitudinal Epidemiology and Experimental Psychology, with common interests in the factors that determine and/or the mechanisms that underlie healthy living, development and ageing; sleep and pain; disaster recovery; culture, relationships, beliefs, personality, and well-being.


Courses

MPhil/PhD in Psychology

Duration

Full-time: 3-4 years

Part-time: up to 7 years

Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Psychology or a related subject.

English Language Requirements

IELTS Band B

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - full-time

Home/EU: £4,270

Overseas: £21,770

Course fees - part-time

Home/EU: £2,562

Overseas: £13,062

     

MSc by Research in Psychology

Duration

Full-time: 1 year

Part-time: 2 years


Entry Requirements

2:i undergraduate degree (or equivalent) in Psychology or a related subject.

English Language Requirements

IELTS Band B

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - full-time

Home/EU: £4,270

Overseas: £21,770

Course fees - part-time

Home/EU: £2,562

Overseas: £13,062

     
     
*Home/EU PGR tuition fees for 2018-19 onwards are subject to RCUK funding rate changes and are therefore not yet confirmed. Fees are expected to increase and the inflation rate applied by RCUK is generally expected to be in line with RPI. Fees listed are per year of study.