Doctorate in Educational, Child & Adolescent Psychology
The Doctorate in Educational, Child and Adolescent Psychology (DECAP) seeks to provide qualified educational psychologists to work in Northern Ireland. It is a postgraduate professional training course, approved by the Health Professions Council for the training of educational psychologists and for employment as a qualified educational psychologist in the UK.
The DECAP is a three year (36 month) postgraduate professional training course, approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and accredited by the British Psychological Society (BPS) as conferring eligibility for chartered status and for employment as a qualified educational psychologist. The course is based in the School of Psychology at Queen’s University Belfast and placements are undertaken in a variety of educational, health or community settings.
A DECAP Information Session for 2020 entry took place on Monday 2 December 2019 at Queen's University Belfast - the presentation from that session is available here.
Applications will be accepted from mid-November and the closing date for receipt of applications for 2020 entry will be Wednesday 8 January 2020 at 4.00 pm.
- View Application Pack (2020)
- View Programme Specification (2019/20)
- View Work Experience / Voluntary Employment Suggestions
Course Administrator: Mrs Alison Jeffrey
Phone: (028) 9097 5651