Glasgow Caledonian University
This course is aimed at graduate psychologists wishing to enhance their applied skills in the area of counselling and applied psychological practice. The programme offers clinical training in both humanistic (person-centred) and cognitive-behavioural approaches to psychological practice and situates these within a range of clinical contexts.Students undertake skills development throughout their studies and a clinical placement each year. They also undergo substantial personal and professional development work to enable them to manage the demands of working with complex client groups, as well as completing substantial doctoral research study in the field of psychological well-being.
UK Honours degree 2.1 (or equivalent) that meets BPS standards for the Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) personal maturity and demonstrable experience in a helping role. International students whose 1st language is not English will be required to demonstrate evidence of satisfactory competence by completing an IELTS test with a score of at least 7.0 (or equivalent).
Modules include: Psychotherapeutic competencies and skills; critical enquiry in counselling psychology; advanced research methods and dissertation; and personal and professional development.
Assessment is based on combination of essays, oral presentations, examination, case studies, critical appraisals and research dissertations.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|DPsych||Full-time||£ 5,800 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|DPsych||Full-time||£ 10,400 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|DPsych||Full-time||£ 5,800 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||3 years|
|DPsych||Part-time||£ 3,880 per Academic year (home fees)||4 years|
|DPsych||Part-time||£ 825 per Module (overseas fees)||4 years|
|DPsych||Part-time||£ 3,880 per Academic year (rest of UK fees (Scottish courses))||4 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Glasgow Caledonian University||Glasgow||G4 0BA||Scotland|
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