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Master of Psychology (Clinical)

University of the Sunshine Coast

24 months
Duration
29800 AUD/year
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About

The Master of Psychology (Clinical) at University of the Sunshine Coast trains psychology graduates in clinical psychology to meet the requirements for registration to practise as psychologists.

Overview

The Master of Psychology (Clinical) at University of the Sunshine Coast has three major components—coursework in professional and clinical psychology, supervised practicum placements, and a research project and thesis. Coursework delivery is via a combination of lectures, seminars, practical exercises, written assignments, and skills demonstration and practice.

Practicum placements involve you working as a provisional psychologist, under appropriate supervision, in a range of settings beginning in the University’s Psychology Clinic. Your work is assessed through written reports, case presentations, professional portfolios and observation by supervisors and the course coordinator.

Research Project

The research project involves a review of relevant literature leading to a research question, design and conduct of an appropriate study, data collection and analysis, and preparation of a thesis consisting of the literature review and a report of the research study. The thesis is assessed by independent examination. Visit Study Psychology for more information.

Accreditation

Accredited by The Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC). Graduates of the Master of Psychology (Clinical) are eligible to apply to the Psychology Board of Australia (PsyBA) for general registration via the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced and Transcultural Counselling
  • Advanced Psychological Assessment and Reporting
  • Clinical Psychological Practice 
  • Practicum Placement 
  • Advanced Research Design and Methods
  • Clinical Psychological Practice 
  • Practicum Placement 
  • Research Project 
  • Ethical Professional Practice of Psychology
  • Clinical Psychological Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
85

Credits

192 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
85

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS code: 070701B

The entry requirements for admission to the Master of Psychology (Clinical) are:

  • Successful completion of an APAC accredited four-year degree or fourth year in Psychology in the last 10 years.
  • An upper second class Honours (2A) OR psychologists with demonstrated equivalent experience and compliance with PsyBA CPD requirements.
  • Applicants must have provisional or general registration as a psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia via the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA).

Master of Psychology (Clinical) offers a limited number of places.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29800 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29800 AUD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Brisbane

1402 - 2528 AUD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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