Taught course

Genes, Environment & Development in Psychology & Psychiatry

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

Entry requirements

The normal minimum entry requirements are an upper second class honours degree or equivalent in Psychology or related disciplines (Behavioural, Biological or Mathematical Sciences). Applications from those working in medicine or professions allied to medicine are also welcome.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Our Genes, Environment & Development in Psychology & Psychiatry MSc course provides interdisciplinary training in a range of behavioural genetics topics and research methods relevant to psychology and psychiatry. You will study three compulsory modules and undertake a research project that will cover the broad range of subject areas that are considered fundamental to an understanding of behavioural genetics.

Information for international students

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

Fees and funding

UK students
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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

Assessment

AssessmentWhat kind of work will I be doing? (proportionally)
Written/ formal examinations10
Written coursework / continuous assessment45
Dissertation35
Oral and poster presentations10

Course contact details

Name
Ellie Anderson
Email
Heloise.anderson@kcl.ac.uk
Phone
020 7848 0819
Fax
020 7848 0866