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Course summary

Motivated to take your next step towards clinical training, prepare for a PhD, or expand your expertise? We’ve designed this course to help you explore mental health and boost your research skills. Many students join us after their undergraduate degree. But it’s also a great opportunity for people with experience to move forward in their career. Key benefits

  • Choose a voluntary clinical placement to get experience working at South London & Maudsley Hospital one day a week
  • Learn from leading experts and join small group tutorials led by PhD students
  • Pick from eight optional modules. These cover everything from disaster response to psychological therapies
  • Join one of our existing research project teams or develop your own research ideas
Teaching We have a team of academics and clinicians who lead the different modules on this course. Their diverse expertise gives you an insight into the wide spectrum of challenges in the field. Although this isn’t a clinical course, we make learning relevant to practice. Our teaching equips you for further training, explains how research applies to practice, and keeps you up to speed with the latest research.


Entry requirements

Applicants should hold an undergraduate degree with 2:1 honours in a relevant subject e.g. Psychology, Neuroscience, or an equivalent professional qualification. Experience working in the mental health field is desirable but not essential.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

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Mental Health Studies at King's College London, University of London - UCAS