Psychology - Conversion

NUI Galway


Course Name Psychology - Conversion
Course Provider NUI Galway
Course Code 1HY1
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, Daytime
Location (Districts) Galway City
Qualification Letters HDip (Conversion)
Application Date Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.

Closing Date: 8 June 2019
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Duration 1 year full-time.
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Entry Requirements Minimum entry requirements
Places will be allocated on the order of results awarded at the first sitting of the final year of Psychological Studies at NUI Galway or an equivalent course. Students must achieve honours in both their degree subjects, except in the case of pass level mathematical subjects only where a ‘commendation’ level is required.
Number of Places 8
Course Content

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The HDip Psychology (Conversion) is a one-year, full-time programme designed for students who have completed the BA in Psychological Studies at NUI Galway, or its equivalent. By combining the HDipPsych (Conversion) with the BA in Psycho...

Subjects Taught Modules taught include those on the Psychology of Learning; Perception, Attention and Performance; Professional Skills in Psychology; Psychological Measurement (Theory and Practice); Experimental Psychology; Advanced Research Methods (both quantitative and qualitative) and Computer Skills Training (SPSS). Students are also required to complete a research project under supervision.
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This programme provides an excellent foundation for postgraduate courses of study and careers in a variety of areas. Completing this diploma will enable a graduate to gain access to further training to become a professional psychologist (e.g. a clinical, counselling or occupational psychologist) or to undertake a research degree in psychology (e.g. a PhD in Psychology).
Further Enquiries Anne Marie Keane
T: +353 91 493 097
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