Psychology - Applied Psychology - Mental Health

University College Cork


Course Name Psychology - Applied Psychology - Mental Health
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CKD39 CKD40
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 9 September 2019
Application Date Applications for 2019 start dates will open on November 1st 2018.

EU Applicants: Closing Date 22 March 2019

Non-EU Closing Date 22 March 2019
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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.

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Expand+1 year Full-time; 2 years Part-time

This is a one-year full-time or two-year part-time course. Lectures take place Mondays to Wednesdays with placements being held usually on Thursdays and Fridays. However students may agree other times with their...

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Entry Requirements

Expand+A candidate for this MA programme must:
1.Hold an honours undergraduate degree in Psychology that satisfies the eligibility requirements of the Psychological Society of Ireland (or the national psychology body in the country where the applicant comp...

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 or two-year part-time programme. It is structured in two parts

Part I (Taught modules)
Psychological therapies
Research Methods and Data Analysis
Psychological Assessment

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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