Master's Degree in General Health Psychology

General

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Program Description

Master's degree website: href = "https://psicologia.ucm.es/psicologia-general-sanitaria

General administrative inquiries: General Information Service. E-mail: informacion@ucm.es

Specific academic consultations: Ms. María Elena de la Peña Fernández (Coordinator). E-mail: elenapf@psi.ucm.es

  • Type of education: Face-to-face.
  • Number of new entry places offered: 90
  • Total credits: 90
  • Languages taught: Spanish.
  • Indicative price: € 32.86 per credit (for Spaniards, community foreigners and those who have legal status as residents in Spain) and € 169.21 per credit for other students.
  • Master's Scholarship: see relevant information here .

goals

Provide students with the necessary knowledge for evaluation and intervention in the field of General Health Psychology, as well as techniques and procedures for the proper approach to behavioral disorders and psychological factors associated with health problems.

Provide students with the skills that allow them to acquire, develop and put into practice a concept of comprehensive health, where their biopsychosocial components have a place, in accordance with the guidelines established by the WHO.

Teach you to adjust your practice as a health professional to the provisions of Law 44/2003, of November 21, on the Organization of Health Professions.

Academic year 2020-21

Course 1

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

607241

Diagnosis and Formulation in Clinical and Health Psychology

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607239

Scientific and Professional Foundations of General Health Psychology

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

608069

External Practices I

External Practices

12.0

Yes

607242

Clinical and Health Psychology I

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607243

Clinical and Health Psychology II

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607244

Clinical and Health Psychology III

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607245

Clinical and Health Psychology for Children and Youth

Compulsory

6.0

Yes

607249

General Health Psychology Applied to Aging

Optional

6.0

Yes

607246

General Health Psychology in the Health Area

Optional

6.0

Yes

607248

General Health Psychology in the Forensic Field

Optional

6.0

Yes

607247

General Health Psychology in the Social and Community Field

Optional

6.0

Yes

607240

Resources and Research Skills in General Health Psychology

Optional

6.0

Yes

Course 2

Code

Subject

Character

Credits

Offered

608070

External Practices II

External Practices

18.0

Yes

607886

Final Master's Project

Final Master's Project

12.0

Yes

Recipients

Graduates and graduates in Psychology who demonstrate that they have previously completed 90 ECTS of a healthcare nature.

Why study this master?

The degree qualifies for the professional practice of General Health Psychology in the private sphere and within a recognized health center, according to the provisions of Law 44/2003, of November 21, on the Organization of Health Professions.

Admission requirements for masters

For access to the Official Master's Degree in General Health Psychology : in accordance with Order ECD / 1070/2013 of June 12, you must be in possession of the title of graduate or graduate in Psychology together, where appropriate, with a Complementary training that guarantees that the interested party has obtained at least 90 ECTS of a specifically sanitary nature.

Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

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