During the Clinical Psychology program at the Australian National University, you will gain a comprehensive understanding of the core areas of clinical psychology and develop practical skills that will underpin your career success.
Our contemporary training is founded on the scientist-practitioner model where clinical skills and interventions are considered on the basis of available scientific evidence and knowledge.
Upon completion of the Master of Clinical Psychology graduates will be able to demonstrate:
- Advanced knowledge of and the ability to critically evaluate theory in clinical psychology including a deep understanding of theories underlying assessment, diagnosis, case formulation, and the treatment of psychopathology across the lifespan.
- An advanced level of skill in the application of psychological knowledge to a wide range of psychological problems and disorders across the lifespan.
- An advanced level of skill in diagnostic interviewing and counselling and a high level of competence in the principles and practice of clinical assessment, diagnosis, case formulation, and psychological therapy.
- An advanced level of skills in psychological testing and test data interpretation and in the writing of psychological reports.
- Advanced knowledge and skills in the interpretation and critical evaluation of psychological and other research relevant to the broad field of clinical psychology practice.
This degree is the fundamental professional qualification in clinical psychology, and will provide you with postgraduate clinical training to practise in a range of clinical settings such as hospitals, community health centres and private practice.
This degree can also form the basis of a career in other areas including corporate consulting, evaluation science, social policy, recruitment, mediation, and population health.
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- Clinical Coursework
- Clinical Field Placement
- Clinical Research
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Health Sciences Clinical Psychology View 313 other Masters in Health Sciences in Australia
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- A Bachelor degree in Psychology with Honours or international equivalent with an average mark of at least 70%
- Entry to this program is highly competitive. The minimum academic requirement for entry is an honours degree in psychology at the IIA level or better. Entry by a fourth year postgraduate diploma in psychology will also be considered.
However, diplomas must
- be of honours standard,
- contain a substantial research methodology component, and
- be accredited for Associate Membership of the Australian Psychological Society.
International50400 AUD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 50400 AUD per year during 24 months.
- All domestic undergraduate students, and some domestic postgraduate students, are Commonwealth supported.
Living costs for Canberra
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
- ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.
- Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are. Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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