Queen's University Belfast
Psychology (Clinical Psychology)
A 2.1 Honours degree or above in Psychology or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University and British Psychological Society, as the graduate basis for chartered membership. Those with a 2.2 Honours degree or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University may also apply if they have also achieved a postgraduate qualification (eg Diploma/Masters) relevant to Clinical Psychology. As the programme typically has in excess of 200 applicants per year who meet these essential criteria, application forms are shortlisted on the basis of desirable criteria. These are outlined in selection information but include evidence of four competencies: psychological knowledge and thinking; research skills; personal and professional development; and interpersonal skills. Typically 48 applicants are shortlisted for interview. Applicants for whom English is not their first language must satisfy University requirements for English language, by providing evidence of an IELTS* score of 7.0, with not less than 6.5 in any component, or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University is required. *Taken in the last two years.
Modules include: Advanced psychological interventions; applied research 1, 2 and 3; assessment and formulation; clinical presentations of adult and childhood; personal and professional development 1, 2 and 3; placement 1 - foundations of psychological therapy; placement 2; placement 3; placement 4 - specialist services; placement 5 - specialist services; psychological assessment; psychological therapies 1 and 2; specialist clinical presentations.
Assessment methods include: Placement performance, academic and clinical coursework, research portfolio, examinations, in vivo examinations, and final research viva; the dissertation is between 15,000-20,000 words.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|DClinPsych||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||3 years|
|DClinPsych||Full-time||£ 10,730 per Academic year (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|