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About

Study a well-recognised and respected Foundations of Clinical Psychology course at Bournemouth University with a patient-centred focus, teaching the origins and range of clinical psychology.

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Overview

Why study MSc Foundations of Clinical Psychology at BU?

  • Respected course, producing highly thought after and employable graduates for many branches of psychology 
  • Excellent preparation if you wish to enter training to qualify as a clinical psychologist 
  • Patient-centred approach, using case studies to consider a wide range of therapies and disorders 
  • Study advanced research methods to prepare you to undertake independent research 
  • Choose your specialism of interest for your research project, which will be supported by workshops and literature reviews 
  • Delivery is typically two days per week between October and May each year, with supervision for the dissertation in June and July. This delivery pattern allows you to plan and build a clinical portfolio more effectively. 

Careers

After completing this Foundations of Clinical Psychology course at Bournemouth University , you will possess the practical skills and theoretical knowledge necessary to continue into an academic career or secure employment in a range of organisations. The course will equip you with an in-depth knowledge of clinical psychology which will enhance your application to training programmes if you seek a career as a qualified clinical psychologist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Roots & Range of Psychological Disorders
  • Psychological Therapy
  • Advanced Research Methods
  • Advanced Statistics
  • Research Project

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

There is no application deadline for this course. However, if you will need a visa, think carefully about the length of time it will take for your visa application to be processed.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Upper Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:1 or equivalent in a required subject.
  • Required subjects: Psychology
  • If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing and 5.5 in speaking, listening and reading or equivalent. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    8750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8750 GBP per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Bournemouth

700 - 1000 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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