King's College London, University of London

King's College London, University of London

Medical Humanities

This programme explores the links between the humanities and medicine from a humanities point of view; among the questions it considers are: what the humanities can contribute to healthcare, how the humanities differ from the sciences, and what they can tell us about illness.

Entry requirements

Applicants require a clinical qualification in medicine or nursing or at least a 2.1 in a humanities or science discipline; or another relevant degree-level qualification.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by coursework.

Sponsorship information

Students may apply for AHRC funded places on this course.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 1 years
MSc Distance learning September 2016 - 2 years

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Postgraduate Officer, Centre for Arts and Sciences Admissions (CASA)
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020 7848 2765