King's College London

Course Introduction

The emphasis in this course is on the translation of research into practice and substance abuse policy.

Course Modules

Modules include: Addiction policy; biological basis of addiction; public health issues and approaches to addiction; treatment of addiction: critical issues; treatment of addiction: pharmacotherapies; treatment of addiction: psychosocial interventions; research methodology in addictions; research project in addictions.

Course Additional Entry

An Honours degree (2.1 or above) or equivalent (in either medicine or psychology, or in any subject related to the addictions followed by a relevant health'related postgraduate diploma or certificate), or other qualifications and experience with demonstrable ability.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Online Study
MSc (Postgraduate)