Epilepsy

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MSc

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Part Time, Full Time

| Admissions status: Closed
Not running for 2014-15 entry. Look out for alternative programme launch for 2015-16.
This epilepsy course is a multidisciplinary programme covering topics related to all aspects of human epilepsy, from underlying neurobiological mechanisms to clinical aspects and psycho-social consequences. The course includes core modules and a research project in addition to practical clinical experience.

Institute of Psychiatry
KEY BENEFITS
  • The world's first multi-disciplinary degree course on epilepsy.
  • This unique programme includes practical experience in clinical or research departments.
  • The course covers topics related to all aspects of human epilepsy from underlying neurobiological mechanisms to clinical aspects and psycho-social consequences.
KEY FACTS
Programme leader/s
Dr Gonzalo Alarcon
Awarding institution
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
Duration
One year FT, two years PT, September to September.
Location
Denmark Hill Campus.
Student destinations
Most graduates progress in their chosen field such as neuroscience, mental health nurses, epilepsy specialist nurses, paediatricians, psychologists, psychiatrists, EEG technologists, occupational therapists, GPs; and about 10 per cent go on to do a PhD.
Year of entry 2014
Offered by
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