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Counselling Psychology DPsych

Key information
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Qualification type

DPsych - Doctor in Psychology

Subject areas

Psychology (General) Psychological Counselling

Course type

Research

Course Summary

In this doctorate programme, you’ll expand your ability to work with complex client groups and contribute impactful research to the field of psychological health. We draw on our relationships with active practitioners to give you a world-class and highly relevant education, with clinical training in both humanistic (person-centred) and cognitive-behavioural approaches. We take a holistic and comprehensive approach to instruction, and you’ll develop your skills in applied psychological theory and research as well as complete work in ongoing clinical placements.

Here, you will be a part of a thriving, open and diverse community with a shared investment in social responsibility and a commitment to the common good. On graduation, you will qualify for Chartered Psychologist status with the British Psychological Society and you are eligible to apply for HCPC registration.

Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council. Students receiving this award are eligible to apply for registration with the HCPC as a Counselling Psychologist. Accredited by the British Psychological Society. Students receiving the D.Psych in Counselling Psychology are eligible to apply for Chartership as a Counselling Psychologist.

Different course options

Full time | Glasgow Caledonian University | 3 years | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

3 years

Start date

SEP

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£6,835

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£15,120

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students need to have a UK Honours degree 2:1 (or equivalent) that meets BPS standards for the Graduate Basis for Chartership (GBC). Personal maturity and demonstrable experience in a helping role. Students can demonstrate relevant work experience and/or credits from recognised professional bodies, they may be eligible to enter this course.

University information

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) offers a wide range of postgraduate degrees both on campus, online and via distance learning. Graduates at GCU can gain postgraduate, masters and PhD status in subjects ranging from Climate Justice to Fashion and Lifestyle Marketing. There are five academic schools offering postgraduate programmes at GCU, which are: Glasgow School for Business and Society School of Computing, Engineering and Built...more

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