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Applied Psychology - Mental Health and Psychological Therapies (part-time)

Ulster University

24 months
Duration
15360 GBP/year
6410 GBP/year
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About

Applied Psychology - Mental Health and Psychological Therapies (part-time) from Ulster University provides an opportunity for students to enhance their skills and knowledge in areas of applied psychology related to mental health practice and research.

Overview

Applied Psychology - Mental Health and Psychological Therapies (part-time) from Ulster University trains and equips students wishing to:

  • Become more employable for positions in the public and private sector (such as Assistant/Associate Psychologist posts, Research Assistant/Analyst post);
  • Enter further professional training in Clinical, Counselling, Educational or Forensic Psychology;
  • Pursue PhD research in the area of mental health.

Careers

Currently, our graduating students are successful in acquiring Assistant Psychologist positions, which with experience is allowing people to apply for Associate Psychologist positions. Others are successful in gaining entry onto Professional Doctorate programmes in Clinical, Counselling and Educational Psychology. Our graduates also secure posts in research and PhD scholarships in Psychology across the UK and Ireland.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Research Methods in Applied Psychology
  • Cognitive Behavioural Therapy
  • Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health
  • Adult Mental Health
  • Family Therapy and Systemic Practice 
  • Professional Issues 
  • Professional Issues for Practitioners

Key information

Duration

  • 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

  • Applicants must hold at least a 2:1 degree in Psychology, which confers eligibility for the Graduate Basis for Chartered Membership with the British Psychological Society (BPS) or the Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI).
  • Those with a 2:2 are welcome to apply, but preference will be given to those who have some additional relevant clinical experience to add to their CV.
  • All applicants, regardless of qualifications, are advised to use the space provided in the personal statement/additional information section of the online application process, to provide detail on any experience that may be relevant to studying an MSc in Applied Psychology. 
  • English Language Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15360 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15360 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6410 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6410 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • The fees indicated are for full-time study.
  • The price of your overall programme will be determined by the number of modules in the relevant academic year.

Living costs for Coleraine

660 - 1140 GBP /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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