Swansea University

Swansea University

Abnormal and Clinical Psychology

This programme is designed to equip students with an advanced understanding of the theory and practice of clinical psychology in healthcare settings. The course does not directly equip students to become practicing clinical psychologists, but the knowledge and experience gained will help prepare students who intend on pursuing professional clinical training.

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2.1 degree in psychology or a related discipline is required. Where English is not the applicant's 1st language, the University requires an IELTS test is taken to meet minimum requirements.

Course modules

All years: eating disorders; psychosis; personality and sexual disorder; clinical neuropsychology; psychotherapy; statistical and research methods; affective and somatoform disorders; applied behaviour analysis; coping with chronic disease; psychopharmacology for clinical psychologists; research project in chosen field of study.

Assessment methods

Teaching will be in group lectures, and practical classes for research and design topics, and will be assessed by written course work and examination.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 13,800 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2016 GBP 5,300 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 6,900 per Year 1 (International) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (England) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Singleton Park, Swansea Swansea SA2 8PP Wales

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Key information

Contact: 
College of Human and Health Science Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01792 513023