Taught course

Applied Psychological Practice

Wrexham Glyndwr University · School of Health, Social Care, Sport and Exercise Sciences

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Entry requirements

  • Applicants should have an undergraduate degree in psychology, ideally with a minimum of a 2:1, though a 2:2 may also be considered.
  • Applicants will have an interest in both psychological practice issues, and ongoing research.

Months of entry


Course content

Are you interested in learning more about the day-to-day role of a psychologist? Do you want to learn more about how psychologists support their clients across different contexts?

Written and reviewed by qualified practitioners and psychologists, this masters course aims to build psychology graduates’ knowledge on psychological practice issues.

As part of this masters programme, you will build your knowledge of; different types of psychological assessments, various therapeutic approaches, the role of clinical formulations, various clinical presentations, and research methods in psychology.

Whether it’s clinical, counselling, forensic, educational, sport, or occupational psychology that sparks your interest, this programme is a good place to start to explore the fundamental practice issues of psychology.

This masters course would be an ideal preparatory qualification for those who wish to progress onto practitioner psychology training programmes to qualify as a psychologist in future.

In addition, the course would also be helpful for anyone who wishes to build their knowledge in preparation for, or alongside, an assistant psychologist position.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

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

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