Mental Health Studies

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MSc

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Part Time, Full Time

| Admissions status: Open
This Programme was established in 1992, equipping students with knowledge within the field of Mental Health and with the opportunity to examine one area further through both theoretical and empirical research. We welcome applications from both mental health professionals and psychology graduates, and offer career enhancement through practitioners' CPD; preparation for a career in clinical psychology; RA and PhD positions.

KEY BENEFITS
- Choice of 8 elective modules on offer in a number of different Mental Health sectors.-Regular contributions from practising clinicians, including world leading experts across all psychiatric specialities from the allied Maudsley Hospital, and from visiting specialist lecturers.
- Well-established Clinical Placements voluntary scheme, offering placements within SLaM, the largest UK NHS Trust. 
- Experience of research work, supporting service users in a variety of placements thriough our voluntary scheme.
- The opportunity to join existing research projects or develop your own research ideas.
KEY FACTS
Programme leader/s
Dr Eugenia Kravariti
Awarding institution
King's College London
Credit value (UK/ECTS equivalent)
UK 180/ECTS 90
Duration
One year FT, two years PT, October to September.
Location
Denmark Hill Campus.
Student destinations
Graduates pursue various careers in mental health including psychology and other clinical training, research assistance positions and post doctoral study.
Year of entry 2015
Offered by
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