Clinical Psychology

Units of study table

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Clinical Psychology

To qualify for the award of the degree of Master of Clinical Psychology, a candidate must:
(a) complete 96 credit points of units of study as set out in the table of units of study; and
(b) complete clinical placements as prescribed by the Head of School; and
(c) conduct a research project on an approved topic.

First Year

Semester 1
PSYC6078
Clinical Skills and Practice
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
PSYC6082
Treatment Across the Lifespan
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
PSYC6083
Assessment Across the Lifespan
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
PSYC6089
Research, Ethics and Professional Practice
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6072
Case and Research Seminars 1
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 2
PSYC6079
Placement 1
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6084
Health and Neuropsychology
6    P PSYC6083


Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 2
PSYC6085
Specialised Areas of Practice
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney
Semester 2

Second Year

Semester 1
PSYC6073
Case and Research Seminars 2
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
PSYC6076
Research Project 1
6    P PSYC6089

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6080
External Placement 1
6    P PSYC6079


Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6086
Reflective Practice and Placement 2
6    P PSYC6079

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2

Semester 2

PSYC6075
Case and Research Seminars 3
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6077
Research Project 2
6    P PSYC6089

Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6081
External Placement 2
6   

Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney.
Semester 1
Semester 2
PSYC6087
Advanced Models and Seminars
6    P PSYC6082


Enrolment is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Psychology degree at the University of Sydney
Semester 2