Psychology - Applied Psychology - Mental Health

University College Cork


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

Expand+Closing Date: 11 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.

2. Apply Online

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Duration 1 year full-time.
Course Fee

Expand+Fees and Costs
The EU fee for this course is €7,130.

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

If your course required a deposit, that figure will be deducted from your second semester fee payment in January.

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Entry Requirements

A candidate for this MA programme must:

1. Hold a primary honours undergraduate degree (NFQ, Level 8) in Psychology.

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


Expand+Course Practicalities
This is a one-year full-time course. Lectures take place on Mondays to Wednesdays with placements being held usually on Thursdays and Fridays. However, students may agree other times with their placement providers to avail of g...

Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The MA in Applied Psychology (Mental Health) gives you an advanced understanding of the discipline of psychology in mental health settings. The course is designed to help you to appreciate both the potential and values of applied psyc...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The MA Applied Psychology (Mental Health) is a one-year full-time programme. It is structured in two parts:

Part I (Taught modules)
Psychological therapies
Research Methods and Data Analysis
Psychological Assessment
Introduction to Psychothe...

Assessment Method A variety of assessment methods are incorporated into the MA in Applied Psychology (Mental Health). These include essays, 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
This programme will support students in securing places on professional education programmes (level 10) in psychology. Securing a place on professional education programmes in clinical and counselling psychology is par...

Further Enquiries Anne Fitzpatrick
+353 21 4904552

Dr. Robert King
00 353 21 4904515
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