Master of Applied Psychology (Community Psychology)

University of Waikato

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The award
MAppPsy

How long you will study
2 years

Domestic course fees
NZD 6616 per year

How you will study
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Course starts
February, July

International course fees
NZD 31495 per year

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About Master of Applied Psychology (Community Psychology) at University of Waikato

You'll choose your specialist area in behaviour analysis, community psychology or organisational psychology. You'll develop a detailed understanding of the underlying ideas relating to your chosen area, as well as learn about the fundamental principles and guiding values connected to your specialist field.

During your Master of Applied Psychology studies, you'll be given opportunities to gain relevant hands-on experience. This will be through getting involved in work placements and projects, where you'll be connected with a range of organisations and community groups.

The type of workplaces you'll be placed in depends on the specialist area you've chosen. You could have a placement in an educational environment such as a school, university or special education venue. You may do a project at a research institution or in a private practice. Perhaps you'll work with business and industry, or in the health sector. You may have a placement in a governmental agency, or if it fits in with your specialist area, a zoo.

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