IGNOU University follows a credit system to get MA Psychology degree of 2 years students have to complete 64 credits in which they have to complete 32 credits each year. One credit is equivalent to 30 hours of study. Following is the course and credit details of the 2nd year as there is specification in Clinical Psychology, Counselling Psychology & Industrial Psychology. In this blog we will talk about clinical psychology only.
|Course Code||Course Name||Credit|
|MPC 013||Psychotherapeutic methods||4|
|MPC 014||Practicum in Clinical Psychology||6|
Each Course from MPC 001 to MPC 006 has Learning Material containing 4 Blocks have 4 units each units constants pages ranging from 20 to 40 on an average. Table represents the same
|Structure of Each Course (MPC 011 to MPC 013)||Total Unit in 1 Block|
|Block – 1||Unit-1||Unit-2||Unit-3||Unit-4||4|
|Block – 2||Unit-1||Unit-2||Unit-3||Unit-4||4|
|Block – 3||Unit-1||Unit-2||Unit-3||Unit-4||4|
|Block – 4||Unit-1||Unit-2||Unit-3||Unit-4||4|
|Total 4 Blocks||16 Units|
MPCE 014 Practicum in Clinical Psychology
This course has 8 practicals that have to be conducted in the psychology lab and students have to submit 8 tests in prescribed format. Students will be assessed by an internal examiner and external examiner.
MPCE 015 Internship
Internship provides learners with an opportunity to integrate theoretical knowledge, research, and clinical skills. The internship experience includes a minimum of 240 training hours in one year.
MPCE 016 Project
Any topic of interest to learners while doing the course could be taken up as a project. The Research Project can be from primary or secondary source data. In consultation with the guide (guide can be either academic counselor or any other supervisor, subject to the approval by the Discipline of Psychology, SOSS, IGNOU, New Delhi) the learner should select a topic and work on it.
Project proposal has to be prepared by the learner in consultation with the supervisor/guide and the same has to be submitted to the Programme Coordinator (MAPC), School of Social Sciences, IGNOU, New Delhi. The final project report/dissertation is to be submitted in proper format (given in the Handbook on Project) at the concerned study centre only.
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