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Developmental Psychology & Psychopathology MSc

Developmental Psychology & Psychopathology MSc

King's College London

Denmark Hill Campus, London, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Duration 12 months

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The MSc course will train graduates to take up roles within different organizations where knowledge of mental health is required by teaching subjects that are relevant to the characterisation of typical and atypical behaviour, the causes and development of mental health problems in children and young people (including neurodevelopmental disorders) and an understanding of the most standard psychological therapies used in clinical practice and available support service systems. In addition, the course will provide students with a solid understanding of the most recent research methods applied in this area. The programme comprises 4 components: Typical and Atypical Development; Research Methods and Statistics; Therapy and Treatment; Dissertation Project. This course is ideal for those wishing to pursue employment in social care settings e.g. welfare officers in youth organisations, schools and community centers; as family support workers; or employment in the public sector e.g. police consultant, parliamentary officer of science and technology.