UCL (University College London)

Course Introduction

The programme combines psychoanalytic theory of development and inter'family relationships with year'long observations of infants, children and, in some cases, psychotherapists at work with families.

Course Modules

Core modules: Psychoanalytic perspectives on child development I (infancy); psychoanalytic perspectives on child development ii (toddlerhood and early childhood); psychoanalytic perspectives on child development iii (latency and adolescence); research methods ii (introduction to statistical analysis); an introduction to psychoanalytic theory; the clinical theory of psychoanalysis; observation I (parent infant). Options: Observation ii (toddler observation); observation iii (observation of a nursery'school aged child).

Course Additional Entry

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

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £23,020  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £9,020  Academic year. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate)
1 year
Full Time
PgDip
2 years
Part Time
PgDip