Master of Psychology (Clinical)




Courses Overview

What will I learn?
The degree is a professional training program in psychology which will prepare you for professional work as a psychologist by developing professional knowledge and skills, along with advanced theoretical and empirical knowledge, in line with the scientist-practitioner model. The Master of Psychology (Clinical) degree course prepares students for professional work as psychologists through the development of advanced professional skills, in tandem with theoretical and empirical knowledge, in line with the scientist-practitioner model.
Master of Psychology (Clinical) graduates who have undertaken studies in the clinical stream meet the academic requirements for general registration as a psychologist, membership of the Australian Psychological Society and, following two years of supervised professional experience, membership of the Australian Psychological Society College of Clinical Psychologists.
Semester 1
KHA711Current Issues in Assessment
KHA713Adult Psychopathology
KHA714Behaviour Change 1
KHA716Research Design 1
KHA722Clinical Child Psychology
KHA734Ethics & Professional Practice
KHA736Research Thesis 1A
Semester 2
KHA721Advanced Assessment
KHA724Behaviour Change 2
KHA735Professional Practice 1
KHA745Clinical Placement 1
KHA739Research Thesis 1B


Which department am I in? Faculty of Health

Entry Requirement From Vietnam

PhDs normally require the equivalent to an Australian bachelor is degree with upper second class Honours or higher. English language requirements: IELTS of 6.5 with no band less than 6.0; TOEFL (Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language) - 92 (26 in writing and speaking, and 20 for reading and listening); PTE Academic 58 (58 for writing and speaking with no other score lower than 50); UTAS Access Level 7 English Language Training - 65 (65 for writing and 65 for speaking and no other test score less than 60); CAE (Cambridge Advanced English) - B (Equivalent to the Council of Europe level (CEFR) of C1 or above).

Entry Requirement For International Student

Qualifications equivalent to Australian Bachelor level. Additional entry requirements and documents apply.
This course has an appliication closing date of September each year.
English language requirements:
In accordance with the Australian Psychological Society (APS) English language entry requirements, Academic IELTS tests are only recognised - no alternate English proficiency tests are accepted.

Path Way Options by Other Partners

Pathways options
Offered by other partners
This university accepts pathways courses from Trinity College - The University of Melbourne

Full Time (Minimum 2 Years, up to a maximum of 5 Years)

A$31,000.00 (US$ 24,248) per year

26 February 2018

University of Tasmania Hobart Campus, Churchill Avenue, Sandy Bay Hobart, SANDY BAY, Tasmania, 7005, HOBART, Australia