Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Clinical Associate in Psychology

University of Exeter · Psychology

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Entry requirements

The minimum academic entry requirements are generally a first degree in Psychology at 2:2 or above, or meeting the requirements of the British Psychological Society Graduate Basis for Chartership (formerly known as GBR), with some relevant clinical experience.

For full information, including English language requirements and international equivalencies, please visit our website.

Months of entry


Course content

  • A unique opportunity to gain advanced level clinical skills in the application of psychological theory in practice
  • Become competent and skilled in the assessment, formulation and delivery of psychological treatment interventions for the clinical population
  • Develop skills for effective communication with service-users, families and professionals and learn how to function in a multi-disciplinary setting
  • Learn under the direct supervision of Clinical Psychologists
  • Blending online delivery with face-to-face training, with the ability to deliver fully online if necessary

Information for international students

Further information for international students can be found on our dedicated international page.

Fees and funding

UK students
n/a Employers’ Apprenticeship Levy
International students
n/a Employers’ Apprenticeship Levy

This degree apprenticeship is funded entirely through an Employers’ Apprenticeship Levy. As an apprentice you will be a full-time employee of your organisation, gaining a University of Exeter degree alongside work.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    part time
    18 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Distance learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Dr David Mussell