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Addiction and Mental Health

London Metropolitan University

12 months
Duration
13750 GBP/year
9300 GBP/year
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About

Our Addiction and Mental Health degree at London Metropolitan University adopts a multidisciplinary approach to addiction studies within a mental health context. You'll consider theoretical and practical issues relating to the main factors influencing addiction from biological, social, cultural and psychological perspectives. 

Overview

Key facts

The knowledge and skills you'll gain during the course will allow you to pursue or advance your career in the fields of addiction and mental health issues.

This Addiction and Mental Health degree at London Metropolitan University will equip you with an up-to-date knowledge of addiction within a mental health context, as it addresses addiction from psychological, physiological, political and legal points of view. It also provides a strong scientific basis and teaches critical analysis of policy and law from an evidence-based perspective. The role of research is continually emphasised and you'll become an active participant in the creation of knowledge.

After the course

The Addiction and Mental Health MSc will provide you with opportunities to enter or progress within a diverse range of occupations, including psychology, social work and police services.

The course will also allow you to pursue further study in clinical psychology and related disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Addiction Psychology
  • Law, Policy and Ethics
  • Neuroscience of Addiction and Pharmacotherapy 
  • Psychopathology 
  • Research Design and Analysis for Psychology
  • Research Project 
  • Treatment Interventions 

Key information

Duration

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

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You are advised to apply as early as possible as applications will only be considered if there are places available on the course.

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a minimum of a lower second-class (2.2) honours degree in social sciences, health, education or human sciences.

Graduates from other disciplines who have extensive relevant work experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13750 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9300 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9300 GBP per year during 12 months.

PT

  • UK:£1,035  per 20 credits
  • Int:£1,530 per 20 credits

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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