King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Child and Adolescent Mental Health

This course is for international and UK-based psychiatrists, paediatricians and psychologists leading to enhanced clinical and research skills in child and adolescent mental health. Strengths of the course are the comprehensive content with strong research and clinical focus, taught by leading figures in the field.

Entry requirements

A Medical qualification with graduate experience or qualification in psychology/paediatrics/clinical psychology plus 3 years' graduate experience working with children with mental health problems, or working in paediatrics/psychiatry/psychology.

Course modules

Modules include: Clinical strategies/presentation and analytic skills; dissertation; evidence base for child and adolescent mental health; knowledge of methodology and statistics.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by seminars; two clinical essays, including a management plan; dissertation (either a clinical or a research approach) to be submitted at end of third term; two examinations in third term.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 8,520 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 23,340 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,260 per Academic year (home fees) 2 years
MSc Part-time £ 11,670 per Academic year (overseas fees) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Denmark Hill Campus Southwark SE5 8AF South East

Key information

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0207 848 0179