24 months
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30320 AUD/year
25600 AUD/year
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About

University of Southern Queensland's Master of Clinical Psychology provides advanced training in psychological assessment and clinical intervention and has been developed for students wishing to gain registration as a Psychologist with an Area of Practice Endorsement in Clinical Psychology. 

Overview

With our University of Southern Queensland's Master of Clinical Psychology you can learn high-level clinical skills to become prepared for entry into the Clinical Registrar program leading to Clinical Endorsement.

About this Program 

  • Our USQ Psychology and Counselling Clinics, located in Ipswich and Toowoomba, provide services for the community including therapy services, and, developmental and cognitive assessments for children, adolescents and adults of all ages. Services are provided by postgraduate students who are provisionally registered psychologists working under the supervision of our USQ Supervisory team, who are registered  Psychologists and Clinical Psychologists, and are approved supervisors under the Psychology Board of Australia.
  • The coursework component is offered as mandatory on-campus and online workshops. See the 'Degree structure' section for more details.

Career outcomes

  • Graduates of this degree can work as a fully registered General Psychologist in the public and private sectors, and as a Clinical Psychologist following completion of the Clinical Psychology registrar program. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues

  • Comprehensive Psychological Assessment

  • Intervention Strategies

  • Psychology Practicum 

  • Research Applications for Psychologists

  • Adult Psychopathology

  • Child and Adolescent Psychology

  • Psychology Practicum 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • You can apply throughout the year and for courses that start in three different semesters
  • Apply early, to make sure you secure a place

Credits

16 alternative credits

units

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • CRICOS: 0101389 
  • Completion of an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) accredited 4-year bachelor degree, or equivalent.
    • Hold, or be eligible for, immediate Provisional Registration or General Registration from the Psychology Board of Australia.
    • In addition, applicants are also asked to submit the following for consideration as part of their application:

      • provide two referee reports1 and a 1-2 page report which addresses the Master of Clinical Psychology
      • be assessed in a face-to-face interview with a panel of School staff.
      • provide an academic transcript demonstrating strong academic performance
      • provide a CV of your work and study history. Applicants who have not completed a four-year bachelor degree, or equivalent, within the last three years will be required to demonstrate how they have maintained up-to-date knowledge and skills in the area of Psychology since completion of their four-year bachelor degree, or equivalent.

    Tuition Fee

    To alway see correct tuition fees
    • International

      30320 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 30320 AUD per year during 24 months.
    • National

      25600 AUD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 25600 AUD per year during 24 months.
    • Commonwealth supported: AUD 3985
    • External/Online: 30320

    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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