School of Health in Social Science

Postgraduate Taught Programmes

We offer a range of well-developed taught postgraduate programmes.

Clinical Psychology

The teaching, research and continuous professional training programme of the section of Clinical Psychology has a clear focus on development, understanding and intervention for psychological difficulties across the lifespan.

Counselling, Psychotherapy and Applied Social Sciences

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Experience it, feel it, think it, reflect it, theorise it. Our programmes are based on a dialogue between the person-centred approach, located within the humanistic tradition, and psychodynamic perspectives, located within the psychoanalytic tradition.

Nursing Studies

Postgraduate study at the University of Edinburgh can open up new horizons and career paths, with graduates from Nursing Studies highly regarded throughout the world.

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