University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

Forensic Clinical Psychology

Students on this course are eligible to practise in 2 different branches of applied psychology, in this case forensic and clinical psychology. Successful completion of the course will lead to a dual qualification conferring eligibility to practise as a forensic and clinical psychologist. The course will run in collaboration with St Andrew's Healthcare.

Entry requirements

A good Honours degree (typically a high 2.1 or above or a 2.1 and a Master's in a cognate discipline) in psychology that confers Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC) from the British Psychological Society. HCPC requirement of English language proficiency (IELTS level 7.0 with no element below 6.5). Enhanced CRB check. No criminal convictions (psychology is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act so no criminal convictions are ever considered 'spent'). At least 12 months relevant experience of working in a clinical and/ or forensic setting.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on the completion of a thesis.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
ForenPsyD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,070 per Year 1 (EU) 4 years
ForenPsyD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,070 per Year 1 (England) 4 years
ForenPsyD Full-time September 2016 GBP 16,920 per Year 1 (International) 4 years
ForenPsyD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,070 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 4 years
ForenPsyD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,070 per Year 1 (Scotland) 4 years
ForenPsyD Full-time September 2016 GBP 11,070 per Year 1 (Wales) 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Edgbaston Campus Birmingham B15 2TU West Midlands

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