Masters | Postgraduate Course - Applied Clinical Psychology MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert Course Details within University of Bath
Full-time taught Home/EU £9,500 Overseas £17,000
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Applied Clinical Psychology MSc, PG Dip, PG Cert
MSc/PGDip/PGCert Full-time (1 year) Part-time (2 years)
This course is subject to University approval
This course can be studied one year full time or two years part time.
About the course
The MSc Applied Clinical Psychology (subject to University approval) degree will provide you with the background knowledge and professional skills to enable you to progress into a career in psychology. You will be equipped with up-to-date knowledge of theory and practice issues relevant to UK and international health care settings.
You will develop the knowledge and skills necessary to undertake research and development in healthcare settings, including research design, governance, ethical and organisational issues.
You will be introduced to the foundation skills of clinical psychology practice including interviewing, observation and psychometric assessment.
The formally taught units are offered between September and May.
Typically a 1st or 2:1 Honours degree in psychology (or its international equivalent).
You will be assessed through:
This course is intended for graduates in psychology, who are interested in progressing to careers in the health professions as practitioners, researchers or managers. It will appeal to current health service professionals with a psychology degree or a related discipline who wish to enhance skills and knowledge in the areas covered.
The degree provides a background for further postgraduate training in clinical psychology. Relevant careers we expect graduates to pursue include assistant psychologist positions, which are also general preparatory employment for doctoral training in clinical psychology.