UCL (University College London)
Developmental Psychology and Clinical Practice
Normally a minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university in psychology, or in another relevant social, clinical or life science discipline, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. It is highly desirable that students have obtained relevant experience working with children or adolescents prior to application.
Core modules year 1: multiple perspectives on development psychopathology i; multiple perspectives on development psychopathology ii; development psychopathology: development disorders from multiple perspectives; research methods 1 (formative); research methods ii: introduction to statistical analysis; evaluating clinical interventions; an introduction to psychoanalytic theory; the clinical theory of psychoanalysis; building and maintaining therapeutic relationships; assessment and planning; parent-infant observation. Core modules year 2: clinical practice in context; clinical skills i; clinical skills ii; research dissertation.
In year one students attend weekly lectures complemented by small group seminars. Modules focusing on clinical skills are classroom based. In year two, as well as taking further modules, students move into a 2-3 days per week placement in a child and adolescent mental health setting, supervised by an experienced clinician. Assessment is by a mixture of course work, examinations and the dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 9,020 per Whole course (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 23,020 per Whole course (International)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 9,020 per Whole course (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 9,020 per Whole course (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 9,020 per Whole course (Wales)||2 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||October 2016||-||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|
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