12 months
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24000 GBP/year
9500 GBP/year
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About

The MSc Clinical and Health Psychology course from The University of Manchester provides a thorough grounding the in the research, theory and practice of clinical and health psychology.

Overview

You will be taught about current and novel developments by leading researchers and clinicians within a highly influential research-active division of a Russel Group University.The course has been designed to help prepare you for a career in clinical or health psychology and can be taken on a full-time or part-time basis.You will also learn about the principles and evidence-base of psychological interventions to change behaviour and cognition at the individual, group and population level, as well as the role of psychologists within healthcare settings such as the NHS and how the science of psychology is applied in clinical practice.In addition, you will receive advanced training in the methodology and analysis techniques used within clinical and health psychology research.

You will benefit from the expertise of clinically active members of the Clinical Psychology programme team who contribute to our teaching sessions and provide research supervision. You will also have the opportunity to attend seminars and a research conference showcasing new clinical and health psychology research at Manchester. 

Career opportunities

This Clinical and Health Psychology from The University of Manchester provides an excellent foundation in clinical and health psychology research, theory and practice, which can lead on to a wide range of careers.

Many of our students have gone on to study for PhDs, or train as clinical psychologists at Manchester and elsewhere. However, you could also pursue careers within the third sector or private settings.

The strong grounding we provide in research and analytic methods is valuable if you wishto progress onto a research career or training programmes where research skills are emphasised.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Research Methods I: Conducting Applied Research
  • Dissertation
  • Facilitating Change 
  • Research Methods II: Design and Analysis
  • Health and Society
  • Professional Issues
  • Facilitating Change 
  • Mind and Body
  • Health Behaviour Change
  • Illness & Health Care

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 We recommend you apply as early as possible.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Academic entry qualification overview

  • We require an honours degree (minimum Upper Second), with evidence of attaining a minimum of an Upper Second in all BSc research units and the dissertation, or overseas equivalent, in psychology. We may accept a degree in which psychology forms a major component.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24000 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9500 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Manchester

645 - 1197 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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