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Psychology & Neuroscience of Mental Health MSc

Psychology & Neuroscience of Mental Health MSc

King's College London

Strand Campus, London, United Kingdom
  • QS World University Rankings
    35
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode Online
  • Duration 24 months

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The Psychology & Neuroscience of Mental Health MSc/PG Dip/PG Cert provides a comprehensive and integrated exploration of our current understanding of the psychological and neuroscientific basis of mental health. The online master’s course promotes an understanding of the evidence base for comprehending the biological, psychological and socio-environmental factors important in the development and maintenance of mental health, and evidence underlining the development and efficacy of the range of treatments of mental health problems. The MSc pathway requires modules totalling 180 credits to complete the programme, 60 of which will come from the dissertation. The Research Dissertation will permit you to develop and demonstrate knowledge and skills in research design, analysis and reporting. The Dissertation comprises 60 credits of advanced modules where you will acquire and demonstrate research skills using material and learning activities focussing upon a) research integrity and research ethics; b) the selection and critical appraisal of empirical literature; c) the development of a research methodology to examine research objectives and hypotheses; and d) the analysis of qualitative or quantitative data to meet research objectives or test a null hypothesis, and effectively communicate research findings.