Royal Holloway, University of London

Royal Holloway, University of London

Clinical Psychology

Psychology explores many aspects of the human condition including our thoughts, feelings, decisions and behaviours. Study Clinical Psychology at Royal Holloway, University of London and you'll develop a deep understanding of the treatment and assessment of mental illness and behavioural problems. This comprehensive programme will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to pursue a career in a mental health setting or mental health research, with topics including clinical assessment, the principles of evidence-based treatments and wellbeing. You'll learn in small tutorial groups from our enthusiastic expert academics, with a mix of mix of seminar, lecture and research-based teaching providing exciting academic variety. The Department of Psychology is research intensive and well equipped, and you'll enjoy access to a range of cutting-edge technologies including an on-site MRI scanner, EEG machines and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) equipment. You'll graduate with a range of transferable skills to take into further PhD study or your future career, including advanced research training and communication skills for working with clients, patients, and families. We provide excellent employability opportunities for graduates, and our alumni include leading bioscience innovator Professor Jackie Hunter CBE, Terrence Higgins Trust founder Dr Rupert Whitaker, and Dr Christian Jarrett - author of The Rough Guide to Psychology. - Develop applicable skills and knowledge to pursue a career in a mental health setting or mental health research. - Study in a department ranked 6th in the UK for research (The Research Excellence Framework 2014) - Gain a range of transferable skills to take into your future career,

Entry requirements

UK Upper 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1) or equivalent in Psychology or a related subject.

English language requirements: IELTS 6.5, with 7.0 in writing and minimum 5.5 in other subscores.

Course modules

Mandatory modules: Adjustment and Well-Being; Advanced and Applied Research Techniques; Clinical Assessment and Treatment Approaches; Professional Clinical Practice and Skills; Statistics for Research; Clinical Dissertation. A range of optional modules are also available.

Assessment methods

Knowledge and understanding is assessed by a broad range of both informal (i.e. class exercises and feedback) and formal means (i.e. examination, presentations and oral reports, coursework and dissertation).

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 15,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 15,800 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 8,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

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