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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, child and adolescent development and ageing; mental health, 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

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

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Course fees - Part-time

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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

Band B

IELTS overall score of 7.0, minimum component scores of two at 6.0/6.5 and the rest at 7.0 or above.

Location

University of Warwick

Course fees - Full-time

See Student Finance

Course fees - Part-time

See Student Finance