This course is delivered via distance learning. You will access learning materials for general study, revision and assessment via our virtual learning environment, Blackboard. This platform allows you to access a comprehensive range of study materials, scientific journals, e-journals, databases and much more. You will also be able to access a wide range of psychometric scales relevant to health psychologists that are owned by the department and data analysis software such as SPSS.
Students are assigned a tutor and student-tutor contact is usually every month, often by Skype or telephone, in addition to email contact.
Assessment is by coursework, which may take the form of an essay, a report or similar.