MSc/PGDip On Campus

Psychological Therapies and Interventions

Middlesex University

12 months
14800 GBP/year
9600 GBP/year
Tuition fee
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This Psychological Therapies and Interventions MSc/PGDip at the Middlesex University is aimed at those who wish to develop careers in psychological therapy or mental health by building on your knowledge, practical skills, experience and confidence when applying for highly competitive roles such as Assistant Psychologist or Clinical Psychology Research Assistant.


Why study Psychological Therapies and Interventions programme at Middlesex University?

This Psychological Therapies and Interventions MSc/PGDip at the Middlesex University will provide you with the academic, practical and research skills you need to continue onto further professional training in clinical psychology, counselling psychology, psychotherapy, clinical research, and health management.

You will be introduced to a range of approaches to psychological therapy and intervention and will be supported to develop a range of therapeutic communication and intervention skills both in workshops and through work experience.

As part of the Masters programme, you will also acquire the knowledge and skills required to critically assess research in therapeutic psychology and to undertake research in a topic that is relevant to psychological therapies or interventions.  You will be taught by staff who are therapy practitioners and researchers in mental health, psychological wellbeing and trauma.

Course Highlights

  • This course is an introduction to a wide range of approaches to psychological therapies
  • You will focus on the effects of trauma and trauma interventions
  • You will have the chance to undertake a clinically relevant work placement

Career Opportunities

Upon graduation, you could go on to work in the areas of mental health, psychological and social wellbeing, overseas development work, and clinical research. You could also pursue a career in clinical psychology such as psychotherapy and counselling trainings. Or you could choose to continue your academic studies and undertake a PhD in psychology.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Counselling and Psychotherapy
  • Trauma Impact and Interventions 
  • Advanced Research Methods in Psychology
  • Psychology Placement 
  • Psychology Work Based Project 
  • Research: Reporting and Practice 
  • Research Methods in Applied Psychology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
    • We recommend applying as early as possible for your chosen postgraduate course to ensure you are granted a place. 


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • an upper second-class honours degree 2:1 or above in a Psychology or related subject
  • Successful DBS check may be required before attending placement
  • You will be required to attend an individual interview

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14800 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9600 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9600 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

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


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