School of Psychology

Psychological Therapy

(Dip (PG)) Psychological Therapy

Entry for 2013

FHEQ level

This course is set at Level 7 (Masters) in the national Framework for Higher Education Qualifications.

Course learning outcomes

Demonstrate competent delivery of assessment and intervention in evidence based psychological therapy/intervention reflecting core, problem specific and metacompetent skills and knowledge for their programme pathway

Demonstrate a systematic understanding of, and critical awareness of the theory and evidence base of evidence based psychological therapy/intervention reflecting core, problem specific and metacompetent skills and knowledge for their programme pathway

Demonstrate an originality and reflective practice in the application of psychological knowledge to the treatment and understanding of mental health problems using evidence based psychological therapy/intervention reflecting core, problem specific and metacompetent skills and knowledge for their programme pathway

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