Psychology - Applied Psychology

University College Cork


Course Name Psychology - Applied Psychology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKE13
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 7 September 2020
Application Date

Expand+Applications for academic year 2020/2021 are open.

EU Applicants: UCC operates a rounds closing date system for the majority of postgraduate taught courses, which means offers are made four times a year on a rolling basis. Some courses have one s...

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PAC Application Information

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1. Choose Course

Firstly choose your course. Applicants can apply for up to three courses under one application. Details of taught courses are available on our online prospectus.

2. Apply Online

Once you have chosen your co...

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Expand+1 year full-time.

This is a one-year full-time course. Lectures take place on Monday-Fridays. A placement, which is a non-compulsory module (AP6153), is considered a unique learning experience that will give you workplace experience over a six-...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+A candidate for this MA programme must:

1.Hold an honours undergraduate degree in Psychology.

2.Satisfy the eligibility requirements for graduate membership of the Psychological Society of Ireland or the British Psychological Society of Ireland...

Course Content

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The MA in Applied Psychology is currently open for applications 2020. All online applications must be submitted online by the closing date for this programme: Friday 10 April 2020.

The MA in Applied Psychology gives you an adv...

Subjects Taught


Students take 90 credits as follows

Part I

Core Modules - Students take 30 credits as follows:
AP6016 Research Methods and Data Analysis (10 credits)
AP6023 Psychological Assessment (5 credits)
AP6177 Critical Community Psycholog...

Assessment Method A variety of assessment methods are incorporated into the MA in Applied Psychology. These include essays, research funding applications, portfolios, reports, class tests, research proposals, journal of learning, class presentations, research thesis, taped practice work with transcript and analysis.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information

On completion of this course you have:
The ability to critically appraise psychological research and practice in a range of settings

Advanced knowledge of the professional and ethical issues that may arise in the...

Further Enquiries Dr. Angela Veale
+ 353 21 490 4509

Dr. Sharon Lambert
00 353 21 4904594
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