All candidates must demonstrate readiness for full-time graduate study for a period of four semesters and meet all the following requirements:
Research The Psychology Department offers graduate degrees based on coursework and research. The research programme require the completion of general and area modules as well as a research project.
The completion of programme requirements will be recognized with a Master of Social Sciences M. Our department offers specialization in the following areas: Clinical Research This specialization is meant for candidates with or without a clinical background who would like to conduct research involving clinical populations.
However, the research training received by the candidate will not allow him or her to practice as a clinical psychologist after graduation.
Current research programs include psychological trauma and resilience, clinical child psychology and paediatric illness, psychological treatment outcome evaluation, and clinical neuropsychology. Prospective students may wish to visit the research profiles of the following investigators and establish contact to inquire about a potential supervision: Collinson, Keng, Magiati, Tan, Tang.
Cognitive Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience Cognitive psychologists in our department investigate a wide range of cognitive functions including perception, attention, memory, interval timing, and language. Their research uses behavioral measures ranging from simple button responses to voice recordings or the recordings of eye movements.
Additional insights are gained from electrophysiological methods e. Prospective students with an interest in these lines of research may visit the research profiles of the following investigators and establish contact to inquire about a potential supervision: Developmental Psychology Our developmental psychologists investigate infant, child and adolescent development.
Their interests range from the normal and abnormal development of emotions, interpersonal skills, or cognitive functions. Elliott, Magiati, Qin, Sim, Singh. Health Psychology Our department comprises a number of staff with an interest in the psychological aspects of both mental and physical health.
Through connections with hospitals and health organizations, they study patients with medical problems such as kidney failure or cardiovascular disease. They also collaborate with various employers to identify the conditions that trigger or propagate health problems and to develop and implement prevention programmes.
Quantitative Psychology Another area of specialization within our programme is quantitative psychology. Here the focus is on developing statistical methods that are suitable for the problems that arise in psychological research.
Prospective students with an interest in this line of research may visit the research profiles of the following investigators and establish contact to inquire about a potential supervision: Personality and Social Psychology Research in our department covers a wide range of personality and social psychology questions.
For example, some investigators study the relationship between personality vulnerabilities and social cognition. Others study attitudes, emotions, or aspects of social communication.Coordinator.
Prof Michael Power. Contact.
Department of Psychology Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences National University of Singapore. Ph: (65) PhD in Clinical Sciences (CS) Overview and Aims The aim of the PhD Programme in Clinical Sciences (PhD CS) is to educate and train medical doctors and other health science professionals to perform clinical and translational research.
To apply to the Psychology Department Honors Thesis Program, please fill out the Honors Thesis Program Application (PDF) Form. Along with the form and faculty letter of support, you must submit a writing sample, a statement . Integrated Thesis The scope and requirements of the integrated thesis will be identical to that of the Master’s thesis.
The word limit for the thesis is 30, words, and should conform to APA guidelines. Integrated Thesis The scope and requirements of the integrated thesis will be identical to that of the Master’s thesis. The word limit for the thesis is 30, words, and should conform to APA guidelines.
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