Typical Course of Study

The following is the typical sequence that students can expect to follow for the clinical program. The actual course sequencing for a particular student will vary somewhat because of variations in the graduate teaching schedule from year to year. 

First Year
Fall
Winter
  • Psyc 6001 Stats/Design I
  • Psyc 6002 Stats/Design II
  • Psyc 6101/6102 Ethics/Prof Issues
  • Psyc 6211 Child/Adolescent Assessment Skills
  • Psyc 6212 Adult Assessment Skills
  • Psyc 6521 Master’s Research Apprenticeship
  • Psyc 6202 Lifespan Psychopathology
  • Psyc 6631 Assessment Practicum (1 day/wk adult)

Summer
  • Psyc 6521 Master’s Research Appren (cont’d)
  • Psyc 6631 Assessment Practicum (cont’d – 2 days/wk adult & child/adol)

TOTAL FIRST YEAR CREDIT HOURS: 21

Second Year
Fall
Winter
  • Psyc 6311 Adult Therapy Skills
  • Psyc 6312 Child/AdoleTherapy Skills
  • Psyc 6522 PhD Research Apprenticeship
  • Psyc 6522 PhD Research Apprenticeship
  • Psyc 6003/6004* or Outside Seminar
  • Outside Seminar
  • Psyc 6631 Assessment Practicum (cont’d – 1 day/wk child/adol)  
  • Psyc 6632 Intervention Practicum (1 day/wk adult)
Summer
  • Psyc 6522 PhD Research Apprenticeship
  • Psyc 6632 Intervention Practicum (cont’d – 2 days/wk adult & child/adol)
  • Psyc 6633 Clinical Supervision Practicum (1 day/wk)

TOTAL SECOND YEAR CREDIT HOURS: 15

Third Year
Fall
Winter
  • Psyc 6003/6004* or Outside Seminar
  • Psyc 6525 Comprehensive Examination
  • Psyc 6408 Evidence-Based Practice
  • Psyc 6408 Evidence-Based Prac (cont’d)
  • Psyc 6405 Cog Beh Therapy
  • Psyc 6632 Intervention Practicum
  • (cont’d 1 day/wk child)
Summer
  • Psyc 6634 Advanced Clinical Practicum (full-time)
  • PhD Thesis Proposal

TOTAL THIRD YEAR CREDIT HOURS: 12

Fourth Year
Fall
Winter
  • PhD Thesis Proposal      
  • PhD Thesis                           
  • Psyc 6406 Clinical Seminar I
Summer
  • PhD Thesis

TOTAL FOURTH YEAR CREDIT HOURS: 3

Fifth Year
  • Psyc 6624 Predoctoral Clinical Internship (12 months)
  • PhD Thesis

TOTAL FIFTH YEAR CREDIT HOURS: 0

 

TOTAL NUMBER OF PROGRAM CREDIT HOURS: 51

 

Courses that can be taken to fulfill the two 3-credit outside seminars include:

Course #
Course Title
Credits

Psyc 6062

Social Psychology

3.0

Psyc 6111

Seminar in Perception

3.0

Psyc 6191

Cognitive Science

3.0

Psyc 6204

Brain and Behaviour

3.0

Psyc 6103 UNBSJ

Cognitive-Affective Bases of Behaviour

3.0

Psyc 6203 UNBSJ

Biological Bases of Behaviour

3.0

Psyc 6303 UNBSJ

Social Bases of Behaviour

3.0


1Courses designed with (*) are offered in alternate years; outside seminars (Biological, Cognitive/Affective, and Social Bases of Behaviour) are offered on a rotating basis depending on student need.