Taught course

Clinical Health Psychology

University of Strathclyde · School of Psychological Sciences and Health

Entry requirements

First or Upper Second Class Honours Degree in Psychology from a UK University, or overseas equivalent.

Applicants with a non UK degree must be able to evidence that they've undertaken a statistics class/module and also a research methods class/module and completed a research project/dissertation in their undergraduate degree. If they've no previous statistics or research experience then they'll struggle with the content of this programme.

Months of entry


Course content

  • Specifically designed for those interested in further professional or research training in Applied Psychology at Doctoral level
  • Uniquely combines clinical, health and neuropsychology teaching with professional practice and research methods training
  • Offers a series of practitioner-led workshops covering key psychological interventions
  • Links with external partners who provide volunteering opportunities (subject to availability)

The course has been developed to offer theory, knowledge and practical skills development across the areas of clinical, health and neuropsychology. In addition, you'll receive training in professional practice and research methods.

The knowledge and skills you'll develop will help prepare you for a PhD in a clinical or health-related area, or a career as a Practitioner Psychologist.

You can study full-time over one year or part-time over two years.

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

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