Queen's University Belfast
Psychology (Applied Psychology, Clinical Specialism)
Provides students with knowledge, and understanding, of common clinical presentations; skills, and competencies, required to undertake psychological assessment; low-intensity psychological interventions; fieldwork practice module fosters generalisation of skills to the clinical setting. MSc pathway: Dissertation module promotes skills, and knowledge, related to carrying out applied research in clinical settings.
1. A 2.1 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University, which confers the graduate basis for registration with the British Psychological Society; 2. By time of entry, applicants must have an assistant/associate psychologist post, or comparable, within a health care setting; and 3. Applicants must also receive supervision from a qualified clinical psychologist. A maximum number of applicants can be accepted each year. Applications will be ranked based on quality of previous qualifications and experience. Non-EU international applicants are likely to require a work visa to secure an employment post as an assistant/associate psychologist (or equivalent).
PG Diploma modules include: Clinical presentations; foundations of clinical practice; low-intensity psychological interventions and cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT); psychological assessment; MSc students take the modules taught in year 1 and complete a dissertation in year 2.
Assessment methods include case studies, a critical literature review, a clinical practice portfolio and, for the MSc, a dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||£ 25,167 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,466 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 25,167 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Queen's University Belfast||Belfast||BT7 1NN||Northern Ireland|