Taught course

Addiction Studies

Institution
King's College London · Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience
Qualifications
MScPGCert

Entry requirements

If applying to the MSc: Bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours (or overseas equivalent) in either medicine or psychology; or in any subject related to the addictions.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Addiction Studies course provides postgraduate education in addictions, with a particular emphasis on recent biological, psychological and socio-environmental advances in the conceptualisation of drug use and addiction and its effective prevention. Your theoretical understanding of the subject will be positioned within the context of policy development, focusing on facilitating the transfer of knowledge and skills to the workplace.

Information for international students

Please check our pages for international students http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/international

Fees and funding

UK students
Please visit our website for more information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-and-funding/
International students
Please check our pages for international students: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/international

Please visit our website for more information: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-and-funding/

Qualification and course duration

MSc

full time
12 months
part time
24 months

PGCert

part time
24 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Mr Karl Doyle
Email
msc-addiction@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
0208 484 0823