Fourth semester (HT22-VT24)
During the fourth and final semester you will complete the programme by writing a thesis, which provides you with the possibility to demonstrate and enhance your understanding of theories and empirical research methods.
Master of Science (120 credits)
PSYP01 Master's (Two-year) Thesis in Psychology, 30 credits, full-time
PSYP01 Master's (Two-year) Thesis in Psychology, 30 credits, full-time - Lund university research portal
The student is to conduct a sophisticated research project and write a research report based on empirical data. The course aims at providing students with further training in the skills of conducting research within the field of Psychology and, at the same time, the acquire more specialised knowledge within a topic of focus.
The student is to present results of the research project in a thesis, written in English, and as a research report structured in accordance with the standards for empirical research reports in psychology in international research publications.
PSYP01 Syllabus Spring23 (PDF)
PSYP01 Syllabus Spring22 (PDF)
PSYP01 Literature Spring22 (PDF)
Master of Science (60 credits)
It is also possible to acquire a degree of Master of Science (60 credits) with a major in Psychology. This degree includes the course:
PSYP02 Master's (One-year) Thesis in Psychology, 15 credits, full-time
PSYP02 Master's (One-year) Thesis in Psychology, 15 credits, full-time - Lund university research portal
Please contact the Study Advisor if you are interested in this possibility.
PSYP02 Syllabus Spring22 (PDF)
PSYP02 Literature Spring22 (PDF)