The principle aim of the MSc Psychology of Work is to equip you with a sound knowledge of a broad range of topics in occupational psychology, including an understanding of the role of psychology in work organisations. This knowledge includes the appreciation of theory and current quality research.A particular feature of the course is its emphasis on helping you to see how this knowledge can be applied to the workplace. In addition to this, the course looks at the methodologies used by practicing occupational psychologists when they are analysing and tackling problems in organisations. You will learn how to interpret situations and identify those where psychological expertise can be of bene t to an organisation and its employees. The course is a distance learning programme, your learning materials are accessed completely online at any time of the day. Distance learning with the School of Psychology means studying in your own time on a part-time basis, so you can combine achieving a qualification with work or family commitments.