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About

The Mental Health and Clinical Psychology course from London South Bank University has a distinctive emphasis on the experiences of people who live with distress. You'll focus on the treatment of mental distress in both clinical and community settings, as well as developing an understanding of prevention and community means of social support and guidance.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Why Mental Health and Clinical Psychology course at London South Bank University ?

  • All students on the MSc programme can undertake a clinically relevant placement in the community or within the NHS. 
  • Dedicated facilities – our lab complex includes an eye-tracking facility and observation room. 
  • Experts by experience (sometimes referred to as service users) are heavily involved in the delivery and design of the course. 
  • Jacqui Dillon (chair of the Hearing Voices Network) is a consultant on the implementation of this unique programme.

Employability

We have placed employability at the heart of the psychology courses and the teaching and learning ensure you develop skills valuable to future employment. You'll benefit from an annual psychology specific careers day, clear signposting of skills development within modules, and career and skills development opportunities from the School and across the University.

You could go on to work in a number of areas including clinical psychology, psychotherapy, care coordination, social work, mental health nursing, and occupational therapy. The course could help with senior roles and responsibilities, management and supervision, or senior roles within charities or NGOs.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Exploring mental health and distress in the clinic and community
  • Research methods for mental health
  • Psychosocial interventions and treatments
  • Experts by experience
  • Placement module
  • Dissertation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits
  • PgDip: 60 credits
  • MSc: 180 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Msc: 2:1 Honours degree in Psychology or allied field such as neuroscience, social work, nursing, medicine or psycho-social studies.

PGCert: 2:2 undergraduate degree in Psychology or an allied field such as neuroscience, social work, nursing, medicine or psycho-social studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14470 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14470 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA

    9590 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9590 GBP for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

Part-time per year

  • UK/EU £2131
  • International £3215

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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