Taught course

Psychology and Neuroscience of Mental Health

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

Entry requirements

  • A bachelor's degree with 2:1 honours (or overseas equivalent) in any subject; or
  • A bachelor's degree with 2:2 honours (or overseas equivalent) in any subject. Applicants must provide a personal statement and one reference addressing their academic achievement; or
  • Professional qualifications in an applied area including nursing or other non-medical health profession, counselling, psychotherapy or education may be considered. Applicants must have a pass (grades A*-C) in GCSE Mathematics or equivalent; or
  • Applicants presenting with demonstrable significant work experience in a related area may be considered. Evidence of higher learning, an academic reference and a personal statement will be required at the point of application.

Months of entry

January, October, September, June, May, March

Course content

The online Psychology & Neuroscience of Mental Health course aims to provide a comprehensive and integrated exploration of our current understanding of the psychological and neuroscientific basis of mental health.

By drawing on the wealth of research, education and clinical expertise and experience across our world-renowned Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience (IoPPN), the course will appeal to those with a personal interest in the area of psychology, neuroscience and mental health, and who wish to enhance their knowledge and skills base.

Qualification and course duration

MSc

distance learning
24-72 months
part time
24-72 months
online
24-72 months

PGDip

distance learning
16-48 months
part time
16-48 months
online
16-48 months

PGCert

distance learning
8-36 months
online
8-36 months
part time
8-36 months

Course contact details

Phone
+44 (0)20 7848 7860