The Health Psychology MSc aims to equip students to apply the scientific and theoretical principles and ideas of health psychology using a scholarly and critical approach.
To find out core information about this degree, such as entry requirements, programme length and cost, visit the UCL prospectus site.
Due to the MSc Health Psychology programme receiving a higher number of applications for the forthcoming academic year (2022/23), we will not be accepting any new applications after 31st March 2022. We strongly encourage applicants to apply early.
The programme consists of eight compulsory modules and a research dissertation. Module information is available via the links below (pdf).
- Chronic Illness from the Health Psychology Perspective (IEHC0016)
- Physical and Mental Health, Stress and Ageing (IEHC0017)
- Individual, Social and Cultural Perspectives in Health Psychology (IEHC0018)
- Health-Related Behaviours and Cognitions (IEHC0019)
- Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods 1 (IEHC0020)
- Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods 2 (IEHC0021)
- Effective Research Practice (IEHC0022)
- Healthcare and Intervention Delivery (IEHC0023)
- MSc Health Psychology: Project Report (IEHC0024)
Please note that the list of modules given here is indicative. This information is published a long time in advance of enrolment and module content and availability is subject to change.