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Clinical Health Psychology and Wellbeing

Middlesex University

12 months
Duration
14500 GBP/year
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About

This Clinical Health Psychology and Wellbeing MSc course at the Middlesex University integrates the promotion of health and wellness with a focus on mental and physical health. You'll gain the knowledge, clinical practitioner and professional skills you need for a career working with clients and patients in health-related settings.

Overview

Why study MSc Clinicial Health Psychology and Wellbeing* at Middlesex University?

This Clinical Health Psychology and Wellbeing MSc course at the Middlesex University has been developed for psychology graduates (or a related discipline, such as health studies, counselling, mental health, nursing, or public health) and current health and mental healthcare professionals wishing to further their studies, develop their knowledge and skills and enhance their career opportunities.

During the course, you'll be examining health, wellness and illness to understand the relationship between psychological variables and biomedical conditions as well as physical and mental health and wellbeing.

You'll focus on application and intervention and have the opportunity to apply your knowledge and practice professional and clinical skills. These can include communication with clients, ethical and reflective practice, judgment and decision-making, and skills related to formulation and assessment, cognitive-behavioural therapy, and health behaviour change.

Course Highlights

  • Focus your studies on both physical and mental health and wellbeing
  • Develop your skills in intervention, working with clients and developing professional and clinical skills
  • Undertake a work placement in a health psychology setting (the placement option is not available in the 2020/21 academic year due to COVID-19)
  • Consider and prepare for your future career

Career Opportunities

Work may include helping people deal with diabetes, pain, or stroke; health promotion in communities, schools or the workplace; designing and delivering interventions for weight loss or smoking cessation; promoting well-being and mental health; and research and teaching.

  • Child well-being practitioner in the NHS 
  • Senior triage and engagement coordinator in a Stop smoking Service 
  • Drug and alcohol recovery worker in the prison service 
  • Specialist support office with young people with complex needs 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology of Wellness and Illness 
  • Counselling and Psychotherapy 
  • Research Methods in Applied Psychology 
  • Trauma Impacts and Interventions 
  • Psychology of Wellness and Illness 
  • Counselling and Psychotherapy 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

The equivalent of the below qualifications from a recognised overseas qualification will be accepted:

  • a 2:1 honours degree or above but applicants with lower or other qualifications may be considered upon interview
  • The undergraduate degree must be in an appropriate subject area such as psychology, health studies, counselling, mental health, nursing, public health and should have included a research methods component
  • Particular consideration will be given to performance in undergraduate research methods modules or the dissertation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14500 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    9400 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9400 GBP for the full programme during 12 months.
  • EU Full-time: £14,500
  • UK Part-time: £63 per credit £31; per dissertation credit
  • International/EU Part-time: £97 per credit; £48 per dissertation credit

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.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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