King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Early Intervention in Psychosis

This course provides training to mental health professionals and non-clinical academics interested in early intervention in psychosis, a clinical approach which focuses on the detection and management of early symptoms and is effective in reducing the long-term impact of psychotic illness. This course offers clinical placement in a world class early intervention service.

Entry requirements

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) in medicine; psychology; nursing; professions allied to medicine (e.g. radiography) or a scientific degree such as biomedical science; neuroscience; or computer science. Ability to speak/understand oral and written English as specified by standard college requirements.

Course modules

Modules include: Early intervention service implementation; pharmacological interventions in early psychosis; psychosocial interventions in early psychosis; research methods in early psychosis; research project in early psychosis; indicative non-core content; all above courses are compulsory; there are no optional courses.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework written examination; research dissertation.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 9,960 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 23,340 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years
MSc Part-time £ 4,980 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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