Taught course

Foundations of Clinical Psychology

Institution
University of Southampton · Social Sciences
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Upper secondclass honours degree in psychology, including statistics modules; other degrees considered in conjunction with an approved BPS conversion course. Experience of working in a mental health setting is desirable.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Clinical psychologists aim to reduce mental distress and promote well-being, using psychological methods. This British Psychology Society (BPS) recognised programme provides a broad introduction to the discipline and role of the clinical psychologist in a European and international context. Focusing on the application of therapy, leadership and research skills, cross-culturally, the course serves as a stepping-stone to a PhD in psychology and supplements your experience when applying for doctoral programmes in clinical psychology.

Typical modules include: Applied Research Methods; Fundamentals of Clinical Psychology; Fundamentals of Therapeutic Skills; CBT for Anxiety and Depression; Leadership and Management Plus dissertation.

For further information, please visit our website.

Information for international students

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/international.page

Fees and funding

University funding may be available and from the South Coast Doctoral Training Partnership.

https://www.southampton.ac.uk/uni-life/fees-funding/pg-fees-funding.page

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

Course contact details

Name
Environmental and Life Sciences
Email
pgtapply.fshs@southampton.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)23 8059 3483