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Clinical Psychology

University of Birmingham

12 months
Duration
20250 GBP/year
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About

The Clinical Psychology programme at University of Birmingham provides you with understanding and experience of the research methods and techniques appropriate for applied settings.

Overview

There is a taught component with a focus on the specialist skills and methods required to conduct and evaluate psychological research in clinical settings. There are also two research placements and a final research project which are all supervised by staff affiliated to the Doctorate in Clinical Psychology programme or working in clinical areas.

Successful students should graduate with skills and experience to strengthen their applications for PhD research, DClinPsy training, clinical research and/or Assistant Psychologist posts.

Skills gained

The programme aims to provide you with understanding and experience of research methods and techniques appropriate for clinical and applied settings. You will gain skills in planning and conducting research and disseminating research outcomes. These will include:

  • Generating research questions
  • Designing projects which will answer those questions
  • Liaising with service users and professionals
  • Acting ethically, sensitively and professionally
  • Information handling
  • Data analysis
  • Critical evaluation

Careers

This  Clinical Psychology programme at University of Birmingham will equip you with research skills that will be helpful when working towards a career in clinical or other applied psychology fields, or in clinical research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychological Issues in Clinical Settings 
  • Transferable Skills
  • Foundations in Critical Thinking
  • One optional module from: Principles of Applied Psychology, or Design and Analysis

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Normally at least an upper second-class Honours degree in Psychology; however, candidates with other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20250 GBP/year
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    Based on the tuition of 20250 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    7740 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7740 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • UK: £3,870 part time fee

Living costs for Birmingham

765 - 1134 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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