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Mental Health, Cultural and Global Perspectives in Mental Health Care

Queen Mary University of London

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
18000 GBP/year
9250 GBP/year
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Tuition fee
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About

Mental Health, Cultural and Global Perspectives in Mental Health Care offered at Queen Mary University of London is for students who are interested in understanding the impact of socio-cultural factors in mental health, mental illness and mental health care.  It suits those who wish to pursue careers in research and clinical practice worldwide as well as those already working in this area.

Overview

Overview

There are three overall learning objectives for students:

  • Learn about assessing mental health problems and understanding their origins and how to help recovery
  • A global perspective on mental health and recognition of the importance and challenges in working with culturally-diverse populations
  • Learn about research methods and deliver an original research project with Mental Health, Cultural and Global Perspectives in Mental Health Care offered at Queen Mary University of London
  • Career:

     Teaching is dynamic and incorporates the insight and knowledge of experts in the field.  Teaching is comprised of role play, workshops and video as well as lecture materials. The direction of your individual study will be guided by the formal study sessions you attend, along with your reading lists and assignments. However, we expect you to demonstrate an active role in your own learning by reading widely and expanding your own knowledge, understanding and critical ability.

    Programme Structure

    Examples of lectures content:

    • refugee and migration mental health issues
    • global mental health
    • religion and spirituality
    • health inequalities and human rights
    • gender-based violence
    • suicide and suicide prevention in different cultural settings.

    Key information

    Duration

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

    Start dates & application deadlines

    Language

    English

    Credits

    180 alternative 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.
    Lower 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.
    100
    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).
    7

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    The minimum entry requirement is a 2.2 in a UK Bachelor's degree or overseas equivalent in subjects such as Psychology, Medicine or a cognate subject.    

    Promising applicants who do not meet the formal academic criteria but who possess adequate Professional Qualification and have at least one year's experience working in a relevant field may be considered on a case by case basis.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      18000 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 18000 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
    • EU/EEA

      9250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 9250 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

    Funding

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