University of Dundee
Psychology of Mental Health (MSc)
The course addresses a broad range of material, including the scientific study of mental health problems, addiction and eating disorders. In addition to being of interest to those wishing to pursue a career in clinical psychology the course will also provide suitable training for those who wish to study for a PhD and would be suitable for professionals working with children or adults with a range of psychological disorders.
A 1st or 2nd Class (normally Upper 2nd Class) Honours degree in psychology, conferring eligibility for Graduate Membership of the British Psychological Society. All applicants will be assessed and approved by the course director and the MSc Board of Studies. IELTS of 7.5 (or equivalent), if the 1st language is not English.
Core modules: research foundations; qualitative research methods; advanced quantitative methods; foundations of adult mental health; current issues in psychological health care; research dissertation. Advanced module, typically from: Developmental psychopathology; altered states of consciousness; social, emotional and moral development; evolution and behaviour; health in groups.
The course is assessed by coursework only. Each module is worth 20 credits apart from the research dissertation module which is worth 60 credits. The total number of credits awarded is 180 for an MSc course.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (EU)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (England)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 12,950 per Year 1 (International)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Scotland)||12 months|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (Wales)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Dundee City Campus||Dundee||DD1 4HN||Scotland|