University of Warwick
Core Concepts in Philosophy, Psychology and Mental Health Practice
This is a 5-day taught module followed by an assignment; the aim of this module is to introduce philosophers to mental health practice and mental health practitioners to philosophy through issues raised by the different ways in which mental disorder has been conceptualised; this module has 5 units; the 1st unit introduces problems around the relationship of philosophy and mental health; the next 2 modules consider concepts of disorder, disease and health; the last 2 modules take a critical look at the role evidence plays in evidence based medicine and the role of values in values based medicine.
Lower 2nd Class Honours in a 1st degree of an approved university in a relevant discipline or disciplines; students with a 1st language that is not English are expected to obtain 1 of the following recognised English language qualifications: IELTS of at least 6.5 with 6.5 in reading and writing, TOEFL of at least 92 (internet-based iBT) or PTE 62.
4,000 word essay.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|PGA||Part-time day||£ 3,370 per Academic year (home fees)||12 months|
|PGA||Part-time day||£ 7,595 per Academic year (overseas fees)||12 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Warwick||Coventry||CV4 7AL||West Midlands|
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