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Our Master’s degree in Abnormal and Clinical Psychology will equip you with a high level of understanding of the theory and practice of clinical psychology within healthcare settings, preparing you for professional clinical training at doctoral level.

You will study core topics including eating disorders, psychopathy and sexual offending, neuropsychology, and psychotherapy, alongside key statistical and research methods.

Throughout your studies, you will refine critical research and analytical skills in relation to clinical psychology practice.

WHY ABNORMAL AND CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY AT SWANSEA?

Our Psychology department has an outstanding reputation both in the UK and internationally.  According to the Research Excellence Framework 2014, we are one of only four psychology departments in the UK to achieve a 100% 4* rating (maximum score possible) for the reach and significance of our work.

We are also ranked 5th in the UK for Graduate Prospects by The Times and Sunday Times University League Tables 2018.

Our state-of-the-art research facilities include a high density eletroencephalography (EEG) suite, a fully fitted sleep laboratory, a social observation suite, eye-tracking, psychophysiological, transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS), and conditioning labs, a lifespan lab and baby room, plus more than 20 all-purpose research rooms.

Study Details:

MSc: 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time

Module Details:

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Student Destinations

A Master’s degree in Abnormal and Clinical Psychology will provide you with a vital academic foundation for future doctoral training in clinical psychology.

The typical starting salary for an NHS trainee clinical psychologist is £25,783. As your career progresses you could earn between £47,088 and £81,000 or higher. Salaries in private practice vary.

Fees

MSc Full-time UK/EU £7,500 International £16,200; MSc Part-time UK/EU £3,800 International £8,100

Entry Requirements

To be considered for this course you will need;

  • A minimum of a UK 2.1 degree in psychology or a related discipline
  • A wide range of international qualifications are considered
  • (Please contact study@swansea.ac.ukfor further information).
  • An IELTS test is required to meet minimum entry requirements for non-English first-language applicants.

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