Master of Arts (Psychology)
- 课程级别：硕士学位/Master's Degree（9级）
- 学费：$34,050 NZD Per Year
- 授课校区：Auckland Campus
- Human resources
- Public health
- Youth support
- Rehabilitation psychology
- Scientific research
- A completed BA degree with a major in Psychology; or
- A completed Bachelor’s degree with a minor in Psychology followed by a Graduate Certificate in Arts endorsed in Psychology; or
- A completed Bachelor’s degree followed by a Graduate Diploma in Arts in Psychology;
- A completed Bachelor of Arts(Honours) endorsed in Psychology or
- a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts endorsed in Psychology.
- IELTS score of 6.5 (no band less than 6.0)
- TOEFL iBT score of 90 overall (min 20 in Writing)
- PTE Academic score of 58 Overall (min 50 in communicative skills)
- Cambridge English score of 180
Develop your psychology research interests
With Massey’s Master of Arts (Psychology) you can build on your undergraduate interests and develop your research skills.
What is it Like?
With a Massey Master of Arts (Psychology) you’ll further explore the thoughts, feelings and actions of individuals and groups in social and cultural contexts. Studying psychology will help you make sense of the human impact on the world. This is your opportunity to take an issue in psychology that grabbed your attention during your undergraduate studies and develop it further.
Internationally recognised and market-leading in New Zealand
Massey graduates more researchers and clinical psychologists than any other university in New Zealand. We’re connected to a wide range of community and statutory organisations, and produce unique and applied psychology research and training that’s recognised nationally and internationally. This expertise enhances the reputation of your degree and ensures your knowledge is relevant to today’s society.
Complete your master’s faster
The Master of Arts has reduced from 240 to 180 credits. This means you can now complete an MA in three semesters of full-time study.
The knowledge of human behaviour and interactions that you’ll gain from a Master of Arts (Psychology) will be useful in many careers including:
Master of Arts (Psychology) structure
Courses to the value of 180 credits consisting of 120 credits of taught courses and a Research Report (Coursework pathway) or a combination of taught courses and a 120 credit thesis (Research pathway) as outlined below.
At least a B grade average is required in the first 60 credits of courses completed in Part One for progression to Part Two - Coursework Pathway.
At least a B+ grade average is required in the first 60 credits of courses completed in Part One for progression to Part Two - Research Pathway.
Students who successfully complete Part One but do not meet the minimum grade average for progression will exit with a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts.
This qualification may be awarded with Distinction or Merit.
Students intending to proceed to a professional qualification in Psychology (such as the Postgraduate Diploma of Psychological Practice or Postgraduate Diploma of Industrial Organisational Psychology) must complete either a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree or a Postgraduate Diploma in Arts prior to enrolment in the Master of Arts degree. Students will then complete the Master of Arts degree with a 120 credit thesis (direct admission to Part Two). These arrangements are necessary to ensure appropriate professional registration is subsequently possible.
Admission to this programme is open to student who have:
Students must achieve at least a B average in their 200 and 300-level majoring courses
Students who have completed the following postgraduate qualifications may be eligible for direct entry to part two of the Master of Arts:
English language requirements: