This program will make students develop critical appraisal skills in the evaluation of psychological research and practice. You will also gain an understanding of the reciprocal relationship psychological research has with medicine, public policy, public opinion and the media. The key features of this course are:
- Enhances your analytical and communication skills, as well as developing research literacy skills
- Bespoke teaching materials and experienced tutors will guide you through fascinating, cutting-edge topics and research
- Relevant for existing professionals or those wishing to pursue a career in all areas of public policy, social justice, management, the health services and marketing.
The skills developed will be recognised by employers in all fields who value people who can complete a complex psychological project independently; communicate clearly and effectively to diverse academic and non-academic audiences; analyse and evaluate complex information; and who are capable of independently seeking out and selecting good research evidence relevant to real-life issues.
The course is available in the following countries: