Psychology - Applied Psychology - Positive Coaching Psychology

University College Cork


Course Name Psychology - Applied Psychology - Positive Coaching Psychology
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAAPPP
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, Part time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 12 September 2022.
Application Date

Expand+Closing Date: 13 March 2022.

How Do I Apply

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

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Duration 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time.

Additional Teaching Mode Information
The part-time option will be taught during weekday working hours over 2 years.
Course Fee

Expand+Fees and Costs
The EU fee for this course is €8,080; €4,100 (Year 1 Part-time); €4,100 (Year 2 Part-time).

The Non-EU fee for this course is €18,400.

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your ...

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Entry Requirements

Academic Record
- A minimum of an awarded Second Class Honours Grade II in an undergraduate (honours) degree (NFQ Level 8).

Personal Statement: Each candidate will supply a personal statement conveying:

- An interest in the appr...

Interview Eligible candidates may be interviewed.

Expand+Course Practicalities
This course runs over one year full-time or two years part-time and requires a commitment of 40-50 hours of total student effort throughout all the weeks of the semester.

Who teaches this course
This course is taught by ac...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
This is an innovative MA programme that brings together the fields of Positive Psychology and Coaching Psychology.

Coaching Psychologists specialise in behaviour change and use systematic methodologies drawn from the psychological ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Part I
Students complete Core Modules to the value of 50 credits, and select 10 credits from Elective Modules.

Core Modules (50 credits)
AP6016 Research Methods and Data Analysis (10 credits)
AP6181 Practice of Evidence-Based Coaching (10 credi...

Assessment Method

Expand+Modules are assessed through a variety of methods including continuous assessment, coaching practice, essays, portfolios, and some end-of-year examinations (for some elective modules). Students are also required to complete a Research Dissertation wh...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
Coaching Psychology is a developing profession within the wider field of Psychology; In the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI), it is considered a Special Interest Group. This is a step on the way to becoming a ful...

Further Enquiries Dr David O'Sullivan
+353 (0)21 490 4601

School of Applied Psychology Administration
+353 (0)21 490 4552
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