Master of Science in Addiction Studies 12 months Postgraduate Program By The University of Adelaide |Top Universities
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Program Duration

12 monthsProgram duration

Application Deadline

01 Jul, 2023Application Deadline

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Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

Our Master of Science in Addiction Studies (International Programme in Addiction Studies) offers you a unique pathway to making a difference.  

It’s delivered online through three of the world’s leading universities in addiction sciences: The University of Adelaide; Virginia Commonwealth University; and the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. On completion of the degree, you’ll be recognised as a graduate of all three universities.  

You will:

  • Learn from world experts in addiction.
  • Access multiple libraries and resources.
  • Explore all aspects of addiction—from pharmacological and psychosocial approaches to public health and policy.
  • Work through forward-thinking lectures, readings and modules.
  • Develop international networks.
  • Study from anywhere in the world.

We accept applications until 1 July and classes commence in August of each academic year. For more information, including admissions criteria, application forms, curriculum outline and tuition fees, visit: www. ipas. vcu. edu.

Maybe you’re in law enforcement or social work and want to support changes in your community. Perhaps you’re a counsellor looking to take on a specialised role in addiction. Maybe you’re a research scientist or a public health graduate pursuing innovation and policy changes.  

Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

MSc

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

Our Master of Science in Addiction Studies (International Programme in Addiction Studies) offers you a unique pathway to making a difference.  

It’s delivered online through three of the world’s leading universities in addiction sciences: The University of Adelaide; Virginia Commonwealth University; and the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London. On completion of the degree, you’ll be recognised as a graduate of all three universities.  

You will:

  • Learn from world experts in addiction.
  • Access multiple libraries and resources.
  • Explore all aspects of addiction—from pharmacological and psychosocial approaches to public health and policy.
  • Work through forward-thinking lectures, readings and modules.
  • Develop international networks.
  • Study from anywhere in the world.

We accept applications until 1 July and classes commence in August of each academic year. For more information, including admissions criteria, application forms, curriculum outline and tuition fees, visit: www. ipas. vcu. edu.

Maybe you’re in law enforcement or social work and want to support changes in your community. Perhaps you’re a counsellor looking to take on a specialised role in addiction. Maybe you’re a research scientist or a public health graduate pursuing innovation and policy changes.  

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

65+
94+
185+
7+
Please refer to the website for additional entry requirements.
01 Jul 2023
1 Year
Aug

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