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Mental Health Science (F78) MSc

Mental Health Science (F78) MSc

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

MSc - Master of Science

Subject areas

Health Studies Psychiatry People With Mental Health Problems: Social Work

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This postgraduate qualification is designed for those with an academic or professional interest in mental health science and the biological and psychological underpinnings of this discipline. It equips students with the necessary skills to critically evaluate the current literature, discuss contemporary issues and communicate a critical understanding of key topics in mental health science. Those who qualify from this programme, will have carried out an academically rigorous research project, and have developed the skills and knowledge that are relevant for pursuing a research career, for employment, and to inform professional practice.

Different course options

Distance without attendance | Run at the client site in the region of United Kingdom | 3 years | APR

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

3 years

Start date

APR

Modules

This module develops postgraduate skills, and introduces key topics in mental health science (stress, anxiety and depression) from biological, psychological and social science perspectives. You will broaden your knowledge and understanding of these affective disorders, recognise different lines of evidence, appreciate the uncertainty, ambiguity and limits of current knowledge, discuss contemporary issues, and evaluate, synthesise and communicate your understanding of these key topics in mental health science.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fees are paid per unit.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

Not known

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Entry to this qualification will typically require a minimum of an honours degree (or equivalent qualification) in science or a science-related subject (including psychological sciences, health science, mental health nursing or medicine).