Psychology - Clinical Health Psychology

Queen's University Belfast

 

Course Name Psychology - Clinical Health Psychology
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 108322 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Full time, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters MSc
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date PLEASE NOTE:
Applications for this course received after 30th June 2020 may not be accepted. In addition, a deposit will be required to secure a place.

How to Apply

Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal go.qub.ac.uk/pgapply and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year (Full Time)
2 years (Part Time)
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance requirements

Graduate
Normally a 2.1 Honours degree or above in Psychology or an acceptable related subject, or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.

In the absence of a formal qualification that meets the above crite...

Course Content

Expand+Clinical health psychology (sometimes referred to as behavioural medicine, medical psychology or psychosomatic medicine) is an applied discipline that focuses on people with a health condition that could be prevented, treated or rehabilitated through...

Subjects Taught Course Structure

This MSc is one-third research methods and analysis, one-third clinical health psychology content and one-third dissertation.

Optional placement
The optional Applied Psychology Experience module will give students the opportunity to undertake a short placement in a setting relevant to the course. This might include working with a Clinical or Health Psychologist or in a third sector organisation.

Assessment Method Assessment

We will assess your performance in a variety of different ways

Coursework essays
Literature reviews
Case studies
Practical reports
Portfolios
Presentations
Dissertation
Careers or Further Progression Career Prospects

Introduction
The MSc Clinical Health Psychology is likely to be of interest to students considering careers in Clinical or Health Psychology. We expect some graduates to go on to complete professional training in these areas whilst others may forge careers in the health service, or in the third sector.
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