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Mental Health - Psychological Therapies Online

Queen Mary University of London

12 months
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19250 GBP/year
9750 GBP/year
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This popular Mental Health - Psychological Therapies Online MSc at Queen Mary University of London teaches you how to assess mental health problems, understand their origins and help your patients recover. It provides a unique combination of clinical skills and analysis of psychological therapies, teaching you how to think critically about the application of specific therapies. 

Overview

What you'll study

Across the UK there’s a need for professionals of all kinds to gain expertise in psychological therapies. This course is an ideal next step for those who are already working in mental health, who want to go on to train as therapists, who want to complete research and those who work in related areas, such as social work, human resources or the voluntary sector.

On this Mental Health - Psychological Therapies Online MSc at Queen Mary University of London, you’ll have the opportunity to critically examine different approaches to understanding mental disorder. We’ll build your confidence in using psychological therapies but also develop your ability to understand the evidence base for these therapies – and assess which therapies might work for different types of disorder. 

You’ll gain the knowledge to assess mental health problems, understand their origins and how to help recovery. You’ll learn about psychological therapies including individual cognitive behavioural therapies, cognitive analytic therapies, psychodynamic therapies, as well as group and family therapies. 

Online learning students also undertake placements in a location convenient to them: your tutor will support you to identify a suitable placement.

You’ll also develop your research skills and complete a research project. By the time you complete the programme, you’ll be a skilled communicator, adept at expressing your ideas in spoken or written form.

This MSc is an academic course and does not lead to clinical accreditation. 

Mental Health: Psychological Therapies is also available to study to PgDip level.

Programme Structure

Compulsory/Core modules

  • Psychological Therapies Dissertation
  • Mental Health in Context
  • Professional Skills in Mental Health
  • Applied Research Methods 1: Theory
  • Applied Research Methods 2: Practice
  • Psychological Therapies: Paradigms and Systems
  • Psychological Therapies: Applications and Effectivenes
  • Key information

    Duration

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

    Start dates & application deadlines

    Credits

    180 alternative credits

    Delivered

    Online

    Academic requirements

    GPA admission requirements GPA
    Lower Second Class

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    Degree requirements

    • A 2:2 or above at undergraduate level in Psychology, Medicine or a related discipline.

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      19250 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 19250 GBP per year during 12 months.
    • National

      9750 GBP/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 9750 GBP per year during 12 months.

    Part-Time

    • UK: £4,900
    • International: £9,650

    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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