Ever wondered what makes people think, feel and behave the way they do? Interested in learning about psychological disorders and their treatment? We’re the only university in the UK offering this British Psychological Society accredited degree. It’s ideal if you want to specialise in this area and set yourself apart from other psychology graduates.
Put yourself at the forefront of this developing discipline by joining a strand of applied psychology only offered at a few universities across the world. Discover and discuss the nature of happiness, what helps people thrive and make a difference to everyday lives.
Do you want to work towards a clinical career with children or take the next step towards a doctorate? Gain an advanced academic understanding of developmental disorders and childhood mental health. Investigate causes, assessment, classification and treatment.
Work alongside world leading researchers. Get hands-on experience with our specialist facilities and gain the skills required to pursue a PhD or research career in cognitive neuroscience or related disciplines.
This is your chance to gain an advanced understanding of the psychology of consumer behaviour. Explore the psychology of people’s product choice, purchase decisions, and the use of services. Discover strategies of changing and learning from consumer attitudes and behaviours. Analyse advertising effectiveness and persuasion processes.
Work with world-leading researchers in understanding mental health problems and making a difference to people’s lives. Gain both a theoretical and practical understanding through guest lectures, industry-standard facilities and our Lived Experience Project.
Our work-based blended learning approach, with online distance learning and cohort-based workshops, gives the Professional Doctorate (DProf) the flexibility to combine doctoral level research with your full time career. Whatever your area of professional practice in science and technology we can offer supervision to guide you through your research degree. With a DProf you can expect to make a substantial contribution to the development of professional practice in your area.
Students undertaking a PhD in Psychology at Anglia Ruskin become part of a newly established and rapidly expanding centre of research excellence. We have world-leading staff members in each of the core areas of Psychology, with particular strengths in cognitive neuroscience, cognition and emotion, social psychology and health psychology.
Psychology has a daily impact on people’s lives. Study in Cambridge with our world-leading researchers, and take the first step towards becoming a chartered psychologist on our British Psychological Society (BPS) accredited degree course.
Instead of studying psychology and criminology as two separate subjects, you can now study them together and gain a deeper understanding of both – including the ways in which they impact on each other.