Taught course

Foundations in Clinical Psychology

Institution
Anglia Ruskin University · Faculty of Science and Engineering
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Undergraduate degwww.anglia.ac.uk/student-life/help-with-financesree in Psychology or other closely related discipline, or equivalent. An interview is required for students with a Graduate Basis for Recognition (GBR) 2.2 undergraduate degree in Psychology. Where there is no clear equivalence, decisions will be made by the admissions staff.

The study of Psychology at degree level requires the understanding and application of scientific methodology throughout the course and so applicants who can demonstrate an aptitude for logical thinking, an interest in scientific methodology and a reasonable level of numeracy will be preferred. Please contact: admissions@anglia.ac.uk for further information.


For more details please visit the university website.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our course is geared to take you closer to your career goals. Its relevance is grounded in learning from research-active staff, with guest lectures from practicing clinical psychology lecturers.

If you’re looking to pursue a career as a qualified psychologist, or in related mental health areas, our course gives you the preparation for further clinical psychology training. You’ll learn to assess and understand the complex issues many people living with mental health problems suffer from, examining ways to help manage these and find appropriate treatment. You’ll graduate with both the theoretical knowledge and practical tools to work within mental health services and clinical psychology, as well as be equipped with the skills to apply scientific and research methods.

  • Issues in Scientific Research
  • Mental Health and Distress: Approaches to Assessment and Diagnosis
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Clinical Formulation and Treatment
  • Masters Project

Please note that this course does not include clinical work with children, patients or mental health service users. This course does not constitute professional training, though it can support entry to a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (or equivalent). We encourage you to seek out relevant paid or voluntary experience while completing your studies; our course is designed to facilitate this.

Please note that modules are subject to change and availability.

For more details please visit the university website.

Information for international students

We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.

Fees and funding

For more details about fees, fundings and scholarships please visit the university website.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    full time
    12 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Customer Service
Email
answers@anglia.ac.uk
Phone
01245 686868