Master of Clinical Psychology

Massey University

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Entry requirements

Completion of both an undergraduate degree with a major in Psychology AND a Masters or Doctoral degree in Psychology and; Completion of three prerequisite papers or their accepted equivalents at 700-level within the previous three years to at least B+ level and; Being selected by a panel for admission to clinical training.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

At the successful conclusion of the MClinPsych, graduates will satisfy the clinical examiners that they have a detailed knowledge of the theory, methodology, models and empirical status of clinical psychology. They will be eligible for registration as a psychologist under the clinical scope with the New Zealand Psychologists Board under the HPCA Act (2003).

What graduates earn

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Contact details

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Phone: (06) 356 9099
Fax: (06) 350 2263

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