Master of Clinical Psychology Postgraduate Program By University of Canberra |Top Universities
Tuitionfee

83,200 AUDTuition Fee/year

Main Subject Area

PsychologyMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

Other

Study Level

Masters

This course aims to develop students’ high-level theoretical knowledge and research skills in the areas of clinical and correctional psychology and forensic mental health and fine-tune their provision of appropriate professional therapies. It provides the 5th and 6th years of training required for Membership of the Australian Psychological Society and Associate Membership of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists. Students will gain in-depth assessment, counselling and data analysis skills and your individual thesis assessment and two years of work placement will qualify students for full registration as a psychologist, allowing them to practise in the areas of policy and research, youth work, human resources, program co-ordination or industrial relations.

Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

Other

Study Level

Masters

This course aims to develop students’ high-level theoretical knowledge and research skills in the areas of clinical and correctional psychology and forensic mental health and fine-tune their provision of appropriate professional therapies. It provides the 5th and 6th years of training required for Membership of the Australian Psychological Society and Associate Membership of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists. Students will gain in-depth assessment, counselling and data analysis skills and your individual thesis assessment and two years of work placement will qualify students for full registration as a psychologist, allowing them to practise in the areas of policy and research, youth work, human resources, program co-ordination or industrial relations.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

94+
7+
6+
185+
65+

This course has an early closing date to submit applications by the 31st October of every year. Domestic applicants must apply through the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) (http://www.uac.edu.au/postgraduate/). Referee reports must be submitted through the Australian Psychology Post-graduate Program Reference Request System (https://www.psychologyreference.org/). Applicants must ensure they share the reference with the University of Canberra. If the reference is not shared we cannot access the referee report and the application will be deemed incomplete and not be processed further. // Applicants must meet all of the following criteria: (1) A completed four year sequence in psychology accredited by APAC and completed within the last 10 years; (2) A GPA of 6.0 or higher in fourth year psychology honours or graduate diploma course. // When no GPA is given for the honours year: (1) UC graduates - hold upper second class psychology honours (of at least 80%); (2) Non-UC graduates - hold first class psychology honours (of at least 85%). // Applicants must also provide: (1) a current Curriculum Vitae (CV); (2) proof of eligibility for registration as a provisional psychologist with the Psychology Board of Australia, and; (3) two referee reports submitted through the Australian Psychology Postgraduate Program Reference.

Jan-2000

Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

13,368 AUD
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International Students

83,200 AUD
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The University of Canberra is a young, vibrant and pragmatic university based in Canberra – Australia’s capital city. We’re a place where ideas are born, creativity is explored and opportunity is created.

Whether it’s fostering innovation, meeting health-care needs, solving environmental challenges or equipping the leaders of the future, our University is an embodiment of our city. Though our home is in Canberra, our global connections are deep and far reaching through our research, business connections, alumni networks and partnerships.

With a real-world, practical approach to education and deeply embedded work-based learning, our graduates enjoy a 90 per cent employment rate and higher starting salaries than the Australian university average. Many of our 86,000 alumni hold influential positions in public and private sectors in 120 countries.

We are a leading sports institution and have strong ties with elite sporting teams. We also have world-class health facilities including UC’s health precinct that integrates healthcare with education, providing access to cutting edge learning and research environments.

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