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Applied Psychology (Clinical), MSci

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #151 (ARWU) Exeter, United Kingdom
The Applied Psychology (Clinical) course at The University of Exeter will help you train to work with patients experiencing depression and anxiety, including diagnosis and treatment of these conditions
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Overview

Key facts

  • An innovative, dual BPS-accredited programme designed to equip you with the clinical skills to work as a qualified Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP) upon graduationExplore the core principles of biological, clinical, cognitive, developmental and social psychology
  • The clinical placement enables you to work with patients in a clinical setting, and build up clinical hours towards becoming a fully registered PWP with the British Psychological Society

Careers

Our Applied Psychology (Clinical) course at The University of Exeter provides the basic training requirements towards employment as a Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP). This is a dual-accredited programme, so upon graduation students can apply for registration with the British Psychological Society or British Association of Behavioural Cognitive Psychotherapies.

As well as providing a platform for becoming a PWP, the programme will prepare you for a wide variety of careers. The programme will develop both your subject-specific and clinical competencies, and also your skills in communication, critical thinking and problem solving, data analysis and manipulation, teamwork, organisation, project management and independent learning.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and the British Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapies (BABCP). 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Will continue to consider applications from international students until 30 June if places are available.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    480 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Introduction to Biological Psychology 
  • Introduction to Social Psychology 
  • Introduction to Clinical Psychology 
  • Introduction to Statistics 
  • Introduction to Research Methods 
  • Cognition, Emotion and Development 
  • Introduction to Behaviour and Evolution 
  • Classic Studies in Psychology 
  • Workplace Learning 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    90

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

Typical offer

  • AAA-AAB; IB: 36-34
Required subjects
  • GCE AL science grade B; IB science HL5; GCSE Maths grade B; GCSE English Language grade B.
  • GCE AL/AS science includes: Biology/Human Biology*; Chemistry; Computing; Design and Technology; Electronics; Environmental Studies; Geography; Geology; Maths/Pure Maths/Further Maths*; Physical Education; Physics; Psychology; Science (applied); Statistics.
 *If more than one of these is taken they would only count as one 'science' but could count as two A-levels towards our general requirements.Additional selection criteria

We are looking for well-qualified students with a genuine interest in and enthusiasm for the subject.

*Equivalent qualifications will be considered. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 22950 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Exeter

  • 649 - 1090 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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