Master of Science in Clinical Psychology


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Course Overview

Earning a Master of Science (MSc) in Clinical Psychology can provide greater insight into the emotional, biological, and intellectual aspects of human behavior. The skills and training you will learn with this postgraduate degree can enable you to make a real difference in the lives of individuals and families alike. Download Course Catalog.

Program Structure:

Course Code First Semester Courses Credit
PSYC 501 Professional Issues in Psychology 5
PSYC 502 Cross-Cultural Psychology 5
PSYC 503 Advanced Topics in Research 5
PSYC 504 Advanced Psychopathology 5
PSYC 505 Theories of Psychological Intervention 5
PSYC 506 Psychotherapeutic Techniques 5
TOTAL CREDITS 30
Course Code Second Semester Courses Credit
PSYC 511 Marriage, Family and Child Therapy 5
PSYC 512 Children and Adolescent Treatment 5
PSYC 513 Clinical Psychological Assessment 5
PSYC 514 Substance Abuse 5
PSYC 515 Cross Cultural Psychology 5
PSYC 516 Fieldwork 5
TOTAL CREDITS 30
Course Code Third Semester Courses Credit
PSYC 621 Independent Graduate Research 5
PSYC 622 Social Psychology 5
PSYC 623 Abnormal Psychology 5
PSYC 624 Advanced Research Methods (compulsory course for postgraduate study) 5
PSYC 625 Cognitive Psychology 5
PSYC 626 Brain and Behaviour 5
TOTAL CREDITS 30
Course Code Fourth Semester Courses Credit
PSYC 631 Cognitive and Behavioural Neuroscience 5
PSYC 632 Behaviour Analysis 5
PSYC 633 Lifespan Development 5
PSYC 634 Entrepreneurship 5
PSYC 635 Master Thesis 10
TOTAL CREDITS 30

 

Career Opportunities

Clinical psychology master’s degree-holders do have some options though. Job titles they could attain include:

  • Marriage and family counselor
  • Child and adolescent therapis
  • Emergency assessment counselor
  • Psychology assistant
  • Research assistant /li>

 

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