Master in Clinical Psychology

Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences

Program Description

Master in Clinical Psychology

Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences

This 2 years Master’s programme provides a pathway for specialisation in clinical psychology. Candidates are equipped with the knowledge base and strong clinical skills needed to work as a professional clinical psychologist in many clinical and community settings.

By the end of the programme, candidates will develop expertise in the assessment, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a broad range of emotional and behavioural problems.

COURSE STRUCTURE

Year 1

  • Psychological Behaviour Disorder
  • Psychological Testing & Assessment I
  • Neuropsychology
  • Clinical Research Method
  • Psychological Testing & Assessment II
  • Psychotherapy I
  • Psychotherapy II
  • Research Project I
  • Group Therapy
  • Ethics And Professional Conduct
  • Clinical Practicum I
  • Elective*

Year 2

  • Research Project II
  • Clinical Practicum II
  • Research Project III
  • Clinical Practicum III
  • Research Project Presentation

*Electives (Either 1 of the below)

  • Lifespan Development
  • Substance Abuse Treatment And Rehabilitation
  • Community Mental Health
  • Advanced Group Therapy

STUDY MODE & DELIVERY METHOD

Conventional, course-work based programme delivered via- • Lectures & tutorials • Clinical practicum • Research projects

CAREER PROSPECTS

Candidates can enhance or further their careers as:

• Psychologist or Counsellor • Clinical Psychologist • Change Management Expert

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

a) Bachelor’s degree in Psychology

  • A minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
  • A minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00 may be accepted subject to an internal assessment by an independent panel

b) Bachelor’s degree in Other Fields of Study

  • A minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 subject and minimum prerequisite 45-credit Psychology module or equivalent and the applicant must have obtained a CGPA of 2.75 in the said psychology module
  • A minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4.00 subject and minimum prerequisite 30-credit Psychology module or equivalent and the applicant must have obtained a CGPA of 2.75 in the said psychology module AND a minimum score of 550 in the Psychology subject of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).

c) Other equivalent qualifications recognized by the Government of Malaysia

For international students only: Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (PBT) or 80 (IBT) or minimum IELTS score of 6.0

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 13, 2018
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This course is Campus based
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Jan. 2019
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5 - 10 semesters
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Malaysia - Cyberjaya
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