University of Dundee
Psychological Therapy in Primary Care
Applicants must have the Graduate Basis for Chartership with the British Psychological Society and an Honours degree in Psychology (2:1 or above) and should have appropriate personal qualities suited to employment in the NHS. Some experience of working in a caring or clinical setting is desirable but not essential. Recruitment is jointly undertaken by representative senior academic and NHS staff. Please check our website for English language requirements.
Modules include: assessment, diagnosis and formulation; principles and methods of psychological therapy; problem specific cognitive behavioural therapy for common mental health disorders in primary care; professional and ethical issues; research, evaluation and outcome; research project.
The course comprises approximately 50 per cent academic study and 50 per cent practical clinical placement work. Academic assessment will be by case reports based on NHS clinical work, examinations, an essay and a dissertation. In addition, the successful completion of the 1st 3 modules listed above depends on the receipt of a satisfactory assessment of clinical competence from your NHS clinical supervisor.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||January 2017||GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||January 2017||GBP 10,000 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|