Research course

Clinical Psychology

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
DClinPsy

Entry requirements

Upper 2nd Class Honours degree in psychology, or recognised equivalent, that confers the Graduate Basis for Registration (GBR) by the BPS; plus work experience in a field relevant to clinical psychology; applicants must be UK/EU citizens.

Months of entry

September

Course content

This course provides a professional qualification and confers eligibility for Chartered Clinical Psychologist status, enabling students to work within the NHS; students are funded, via employment, as trainee clinical psychologists with the NHS for the 3 years of training; the clinical component of the course reflects BPS requirements for core skills and competences; NHS clinical placement work covers the whole age range and level of severity of presentation.

Modules
Adult lifespan 1, including introductory skills; adult lifespan 2, advanced skills; children and adolescents; clinical research; introduction to CBT; learning disability; research and research training; plus NHS experience within adult clinical services (including older adults); child and adolescent learning disability and specialist services (eg psychosis, specialist psychotherapies, eating disorders, neuropsychology).

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

www.southampton.ac.uk/international/

Fees and funding

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/pgfundbyschool.html

www.southampton.ac.uk/postgraduate/feesandfunding/

Qualification and course duration

DClinPsy

full time
36 months

Course contact details

Name
Social Sciences
Email
pgtapply.fshs@soton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 7342