UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

There is a focus on developmental psychopathology drawing on neurobiological, cognitive, developmental, clinical and psychoanalytic perspectives. Students spend year one at UCL and year 2 at Yale where a wide range of supervised research opportunities are available.

Course Modules

Core modules year 1: an introduction to psychoanalytic theory; the clinical theory of psychoanalysis; research methods i: research skills; research methods ii: introduction to statistical analysis; research methods iii: evaluating research literature (formative); introduction to neuroscience methods; affective neuroscience; multiple perspectives on child development i; multiple perspectives on child development ii; core modules year 2: series of formative workshops typically covering: i. fMRI; ii. EEG; iii. advanced research design; and iv. integrating cross'disciplinary models; research portfolio.

Course Additional Entry

A minimum of an upper 2nd Class Honours degree from a UK university or an overseas qualification of an equivalent standard.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Full Time
MRes £22,350  Academic year. First year overseas fees
2 years
Full Time
MRes £8,755  Academic year. First year home fees