University College Dublin


Course Name Psychology
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W014 W202
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Higher Diploma (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake: 2022/2023 September
Application Date How to apply?
The following entry routes are available:
HDip Psychology FT (W014)
Deadline: 11-MAR-2022

HDip Psychology PT (W202)
Deadline: 11-MAR-2022

Applications for this program will open on October 1, 2021 and close on March 11, 2022. Applicants may contact : Tanja Junghenn for further information.
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Duration HDip Psychology FT (W014)
Duration: 2 Years
Attend: Full Time

HDip Psychology PT (W202)
Duration: 4 Years
Attend: Part Time
Course Fee

Expand+HDip Psychology (W014) Full Time
EU Year 1 - €9,250
nonEU Year 1 - €18,150
EU Year 2 - €7,500 aa

HDip Psychology (W202) Part Time
EU fee per year - €5,960
nonEU fee per year - €10,250

aaSecond Year Fee applies to Students in 2nd ...

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Financial Support UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Between 15 and 20 students are admitted to the Higher Diploma in Psychology each year.

Applicants to the Higher Diploma in Psychology programme must be graduates with an honours degree (typically a 2.1 or higher), or final year students on an hon...


Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. Yes

Part Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (No...

Course Content

Expand+HDip Psychology
Graduate Taught (level 8 nfq, credits 120)
The Higher Diploma in Psychology is an intensive two-year postgraduate conversion course for graduates with an honours degree in a discipline other than psychology, who would like to take t...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Stage 1 - Core
Brain and Behaviour

Introduction to Social Psychology

Child & Adolescent Development

Laboratory Practicals in Psychology I

The Psychology of Language

Visual and Social C...

Number of Credits 120
Further Enquiries Contact Name: Tanja Junghenn
Contact Number:+353 (0)1716 8363
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