Taught course

Forensic Mental Health

Institution
King's College London · Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Science
Qualifications
MSc

Entry requirements

Applicants should have, or be predicted to achieve, a high 2:1 honours degree (minimum) or the equivalent, including an introduction to empirical research, in a relevant subject, e.g. psychology, neuroscience, criminology, psychiatry, mental health nursing or occupational therapy

Non-graduates (e.g. nurses with a Diploma) will be asked to provide evidence of their capacity to study at postgraduate level and will be expected to have considerable relevant work experience since qualifying.

Months of entry

September

Course content

The Forensic Mental Health course is designed for students with a clinical or academic interest in the complex relationship between mental disorders and criminal behaviour. You will be taught by a multi-disciplinary team of clinical academics. The course constitutes an ideal first step towards clinical psychology training, a PhD or MD degree.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries
Email
forensicmsc@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0) 20 7848 7000