• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
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Overview

Clinical psychology is the practice of using psychological theories, treatments and therapies to assess people's needs, and improve their wellbeing. This  BSc (Hons) Psychology with Clinical Psychology degree at University of Lincoln covers broad concepts of general psychology alongside specialist modules, such as mental health, counselling skills, and approaches to treatment and therapy.

It is informed by the scientist-practitioner model, combining theory, research, and practical skills development, and aims to develop students’ holistic appreciation of the range of skills required to work in clinical settings. The course also aims to prepare students who wish to embark on postgraduate study to become a practising clinical or counselling psychologist, or to engage in clinical research. The course is designed to be especially suited to those students considering a career in health or social services.

Your Future Career

A programme of ‘Careers in Psychology’ seminars runs throughout the final year of the degree. This degree aims to prepare students for postgraduate study or professional training in any area of psychology. The course aims to prepare students who wish to embark on postgraduate study to become a practising clinical or counselling psychologist or to engage in clinical research. This degree is aimed at those who wish to pursue a career in health and social services or engage in clinical research. Graduates may go on to further study at postgraduate level.

Accreditation

This course is accredited by the British Psychological Society

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
    Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 72 months
  • Credits
    360 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Brain, Behaviour & Cognition
  • Conceptual & Historical Issues in Psychology
  • Developing Individual in Society
  • Foundations of Clinical Psychology
  • Research Skills

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    58

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General Requirements

  • GCE Advanced Levels: ABB, to include a science related subject. Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Geography, Economics are accepted.
  • General Studies and Critical Thinking are not accepted.
  • International Baccalaureate: 32 points overall, with 5 at Higher Level in a science related subject. (Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Applied Science, Maths, Geography or Economics).
  • BTEC Extended Diploma in Applied Science accepted: Distinction, Distinction, Merit
  • Access to Higher Education Diploma: 45 Level 3 credits with a minimum of 128 UCAS Tariff points, including 15 credits in a science related subject. (Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Applied Science, Maths, Geography or Economics).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15900 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 36 months.
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  • Part-time: £77.00 per credit

Living costs for Lincoln

  • 660 - 1140 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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