UCL (University College London)
Child and Adolescent Mental Health
A dynamic blend of clinical and research expertise is reflected in the delivery of this multi-disciplinary programme where high standards of clinical care are fostered and students are encouraged to apply their critical and analytical thinking skills to theory, policy and practice in child and adolescent mental health. The programme is taught through a combination of lectures, workshops, discussion, project work and independent and group study.
Normally medical registration or an upper 2nd Class UK undergraduate degree in psychology, social work or nursing, or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard. Applicants should preferably have clinical experience in a mental health, paediatric or educational setting.
Core modules: Introduction to child and adolescent mental health; neurodevelopmental disorders in child mental health; basic research methods in child and adolescent psychiatry; treatment in child and adolescent mental health (pharmacological); interventions in child and adolescent mental health (psychological). Options: International child mental health; adolescent mental health and transition to adult services; professionalism and ethics in child mental health; investigating research; research methods and statistics.
Assessment includes written assignments, unseen written examinations, projects, oral presentations, group work, and the written dissertation.
UCL Graduate School.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,815 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 23,440 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 2,800 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|PgCert||Part-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Bloomsbury Campus||Camden||WC1E 6BT||South East|