School of Psychology

Postgraduate Taught

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DIPLOMA/MASTERS

APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY

This programme provides high quality training for psychology graduates and assistant/associate psychologists (or equivalent) in both the theoretical models of common mental health presentations and practical therapy skills that can be applied to multiple populations (eg. mental health, children, intellectual disability).

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PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE (CONVERSION)

An intensive one year Master’s course with accreditation from the British Psychological Society, enabling you to pursue a career in this area even if your background is in another discipline.

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POLITICAL PSYCHOLOGY

A growing inter-disciplinary sub-field drawing on insights from a number of disciplines including Psychology, Political Science and History.

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PSYCHOLOGY OF CHILDHOOD ADVERSITY

The programme provides advanced study of topics in developmental psychology, with a specific focus on development in the context of adversity.

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DOCTORATE

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY (DCLINPSYCH)

Providing professional training in clinical psychology for those entering the profession, particularly in Northern Ireland

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DOCTORATE

EDUCATIONAL, CHILD AND ADOLESCENT PSYCHOLOGY

The Doctorate in Educational, Child and Adolescent Psychology (DECAP) seeks to provide qualified educational psychologists to work in Northern Ireland.

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INTERNATIONALISE YOUR DEGREE

We encourage all our students to consider spending a period of time abroad

We provide an international dimension to our degree through a number of different programmes.

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POSTGRADUATE RESEARCH

As a PhD student you will pursue specialised, ground-breaking investigations

We provide excellent postgraduate research opportunities, based on the expertise of our staff and state of the art facilities.

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