Taught course

Applied Psychology (Clinical Specialism)

Institution
Queen's University Belfast · School of Education
Qualifications
MScPGDip

Entry requirements

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/CourseFinder/

Months of entry

September

Course content

Aim:

The course equips students with the knowledge and skills typically required to work as an assistant/ associate clinical psychologist.

Three taught modules acquaint students with knowledge and understanding of common clinical presentations and the skills and competencies required to undertake psychological assessment and low-intensity psychological interventions.

A fieldwork practice modules fosters generalisation of these skills to the clinical setting and, for those who follow the MSc pathway the dissertation module promotes skills and knowledge related to carrying out applied research in clinical settings.

Information for international students

Full details can be found on the Queen's University website at http://www.qub.ac.uk/home/StudyatQueens/CourseFinder/

Fees and funding

One fee bursary may be awarded at the discretion of the School. In the main, however, applicants are likely to be in paid employment as an assistant/ associate psyhcologist and will self-finance fees and/ or secure employer support.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
24 months

PGDip

part time
48 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Dr Chris McCusker
Email
c.mccusker@qub.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)28 9097 4353
Fax
+44 (0)28 9097 5486