The University of Leicester School of Psychology is one of the very few institutions in the UK to offer the opportunity to study Psychology through distance learning. Offering the course in this way means you can complete your programme from anywhere in the world and fit your study around your current responsibilities. To provide a sound knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in occupational psychology and to show how this knowledge can be applied to the solution of problems that arise in occupational settings.
This postgraduate distance learning degree for HR professionals will equip you with an excellent level of knowledge and understanding of a broad range of topics in Occupational Psychology.
You will learn how to apply occupational psychology methodologies to solve real-life problems in organizations. Core psychological theories will be illustrated with the latest research and examples of practice.
An optional three-day residential Course Conference is held in April at the University, consisting of workshops and study skills sessions. The Conference provides support for your studies and the opportunity to hear esteemed speakers, both academic and practitioner, on areas of occupational psychology. It is also an excellent opportunity to meet staff and fellow students.
- You must have a BPS accredited Psychology degree with at least a 2.1 classification or an International qualification with GBC status.
- IELTS 6.5 or equivalent. If your first language is not English, you may need to provide evidence of your English language ability.
- The University of Leicester English Language Test which takes only 90 minutes and is available on demand.