Master of science psychology with focus on clinical psychology and psychological empowerment

Diploma University of Applied Sciences

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Master of science psychology with focus on clinical psychology and psychological empowerment

Diploma University of Applied Sciences

​The Master's Program "Psychology with a focus on clinical psychology and psychological empowerment" trains graduates to a wide field of activity is waiting. During the semester five standard period of study in-depth knowledge and expertise of clinical psychology and psychological empowerment with health, preventive and economic issues are innovative and interdisciplinary connected.

The focus of the program are always concrete practice and reflection units that recourse to the solution of recurring social problems. but it also constitutes a fine foundation for in-depth education and training in the field of clinical psychology and occupational health psychology.

In implementing this Master's program, the DIPLOMA university collaborates on the organized spot the virtual and the real presence dates and a good network of offices and clinics with the MEU Study Center in Magdeburg is given in which the internship can be completed. is technically in charge at the Study Center in Magdeburg Prof. Dr. Armbruster. He is available for questions about the study or the end of the study organization at your disposal. The MEU is a subsidiary of the MAPP Institute, a nationally recognized, prestigious training center for psychotherapy.

Objectives of the Master's program

In the study course is aimed to approach the knowledge of the change in personal behavior and the change of social structures to each other. The DIPLOMA University devotes far as the development of personality of students special attention. This is done by promoting individual talents and resources, and through careful monitoring of the technical competence growth of the students. The teachers supervise students in small teaching / learning groups both in the virtual and the real presence phases on site.

As a student you learn in this Master's program to supply problems using psychological methods and instruments of a rational and socially reasonable solution. In addition, the study program combines the specialist disciplines "clinical psychology" and "psychological empowerment" in an innovative and interdisciplinary way in order to successfully pursue the path towards civil society demanded by many sides. Therefore, the focus of the course the question of how cooperating processes of individual behavior modification with the social change in the developing civil society stands.

At the end of the master's program, graduates have an in-depth, detailed and critical understanding of the subject, as well as instrumental, systemic and communicative skills in one or more special fields. The strong orientation towards a competency in the workforce goes hand in hand with a clear personality development and corresponds with the ability to engage in social activities.

Career - your professional Perpektiven after graduation

The DIPLOMA College is adding to its undergraduate offer "Applied Psychology (B.Sc.)" to this Master's program to open Graduates particular highly demanded professions in clinical psychology and the psychological empowerment.

  • You qualify for activities in the fields of mental health promotion (eg health counseling or coaching), the prevention of mental disorders (eg for operational or school context), in psychological counseling in outpatient or inpatient areas as well as in education, health, social or economic institutions.
  • Likewise, our graduates use fields are opened in the range of human resource management, including personnel recruitment and aptitude testing and staff training and qualification.
  • Graduates find equally attractive fields of activity in market research and corporate communications.
  • In addition, qualified master's graduates in forensic and criminal psychology demanded employees.
  • Further fields of application are in training, education and training, in expert's activities as well as in health and health services research and health reporting.
  • The Master's degree qualifies in principle to hold a doctorate (300 ECTS points are achieved with bachelor's and master's degree).

The DIPLOMA college points out that access to further education for the child and adolescent psychotherapist is always subject to an individual examination by the respective federal state in which this further training is to be admitted. According to current legislation, access to psychological psychotherapist is usually not possible with a pre-purchased at the University of Applied Sciences Master's degree.

Normal period

Distance learning: 5 semester 120 ECTS The actual study period can be free of charge study extended by up to 4 terms on the normal period.

baseline

First-time launch scheduled for the summer semester 2017! With sufficient number of participants then in the winter semester (October) and summer term (April).

accreditation

Accreditation of the study program through the accreditation agency AHPGS.

Tuition and Fees

Distance learning Psychology: € 356.40 / month (total amount € 10.692, - € plus one-off examination fee of € 915.00.).

study form

The master "Psychology with focus on Clinical Psychology and Psychological Empowerment (M.Sc.)" is a consecutive course of studies designed as Distance learning with virtual and real class lectures.

Distance learning takes place alternating between self-study with study booklets, online lectures in "virtual auditorium" of DIPLOMA online campus (e-teaching) and class lectures at the Study Center of the MEU (cooperation partner of DIPLOMA) in Magdeburg. In the first four semesters find the virtual and real classroom seminars always Saturdays. In the final semester in addition virtual seminars are held, Which assist you in the preparation of your master's thesis.

admission requirements

Completed bachelor's examination in the course of studies "Applied Psychology" DIPLOMA of college with at least "satisfactory" or passed Bachelor or diploma in a course in the fields of social, education, special education, music therapy, psychology, rehabilitation psychology, medicine or equivalent field of study at another university or college in the amount of at least 180 credits with at least "satisfactory". Also who a at least equivalent to the Bachelor or Diplomprüfung foreign degree in the same or related discipline with a normal period of at least six terms (Equivalent to 180 credits) has completed at least "satisfactory", can be admitted to this program.

Applicants / inside, their final grade her first professional academic degree "sufficient" is to be excluded from the Master program. Applicants / inside with the completion of "satisfactory" must demonstrate in a free placement test that they are able to complete a master's program successfully.

degrees

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Graduates receive a Master's certificate and a certificate and a penned in English "diploma supplement" and a "Transcript of Records" (Transcript of Records), which she / deport him internationally as an academic with a Master's degree. After the Bologna decisions a master's degree-holder has knowledge the requirements for a doctorate.

MAIN AREAS OF STUDY

Clinical Psychology

The module provides in-depth knowledge of basic concepts, paradigms, theories, research methods, application areas and approaches, interventions and conditions of clinical psychology. Furthermore, are taught in-depth knowledge of psychological empowerment and resource-based view reflects current findings of positive psychology and resilience.

The course provides, inter alia, the following:

  • In-depth knowledge of basic concepts, paradigms, theories, research approaches, fields of application and approaches, interventions as well as framework conditions of clinical psychology.
  • Knowledge about the origin, the development and course of mental disorders using selected disorders and failure theories
  • current theories and research results (example: Frequency of mental disorders, taking into account gender differences and differences between different populations)
  • Important areas of application of clinical psychology as psychotherapy, rehabilitation and prevention and behavioral medicine and health psychology
  • Individual fault models using selected clinical problems
  • Integration of the various factors in a bio-psychosocial model of mental disorders

psychological empowerment

The module provides in-depth knowledge of basic concepts, paradigms, theories, research methods, application areas and approaches, interventions and conditions of clinical psychology. Furthermore, are taught in-depth knowledge of psychological empowerment and resource-based view reflects current findings of positive psychology and resilience.

The course provides, inter alia, the following:

  • Theories and definitions of empowerment concept and the philosophical and social-psychological classification
  • Fundamentals biopsychosocial and life-world research
  • an introduction to the current theoretical debate of psychosocial health promotion and strengthening resources
  • depth knowledge of subject-centered and group-related potentials and resources of the people
  • the salutogenetic concept of health and disease as a continuum
  • Intervention strategies to change health-related behavior (eg, physical activity, diet, behavior under stress)
  • Positive Psychology: strategies and measures to increase the personal competence, self-organization and self-realization
This school offers programs in:
  • German
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This course is Online & Campus Combined
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