Taught Masters

We are home to one of the largest developmental centres in the world, and boast a wide range of facilities to support and enhance your independent work.

Find out more about studying a Masters or PhD in psychology at our Postgraduate Open Evening.  Dr Rob Davies, Senior Lecturer and Director of PGT, will be happy to talk to you and there will be a demonstration in our infant studies lab.  To find out more, click here


Psychology of Advertising MSc

Advertising is everywhere. Always transient, sometimes trivial, yet it can be incredibly powerful in changing our perceptions, our beliefs and our behaviour. The ambition of this unique course is to a thorough grounding in the psychology underpinning persuasion and how it is applied.

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Developmental Disorders MSc

We aim to promote students’ knowledge of developmental psychology with a focus on atypical development across the lifespan. The degree builds on the Department’s research strengths, with core material from course team members who specialise in Autism Spectrum Disorder, cognitive development and language and literacy development.

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Developmental Psychology MSc

Lancaster is one of the largest centres for developmental psychology research in the world. This programme provides students with knowledge of advanced methods, analytical techniques, theories and major findings across a range of areas.

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Psychological Research Methods MSc

This recognised research training course provides students with knowledge of, and experience in, a wide range of methods and techniques used in psychological research.

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Psychology lectures at Lancaster University

Postgraduate enquiries

For all enquiries with postgraduate study in Psychology, please contact:

Clare Race and Nadine Wilson
Tel: +44 (0)1524 594975
Email: postgraduate.psychology@lancaster.ac.uk