King's College London

Course Introduction

Our Affective Disorders course has been created for a broad spectrum of students and mental health professionals who are interested in specialist training from world'class experts. You will study all aspects of affective disorders, ranging from their characterisation and assessment to the

challenges of treating these debilitating conditions.

We are proud to have been awarded an IoPPN Excellence Award in 2017 for student satisfaction in the Postgraduate Taught Education Survey (PTES).

Key benefits:

' Specialist careers for those interested in studying or researching the affective disorders.

' Valuable insight from those working in the field and those involved in internationally'acclaimed research on the causes and treatment of affective disorders.

' A clinical observership in key mental health service that treats patients with affective disorders.

Course Modules

Please see the Affective Disorders page on the King's online prospectus for details on modules.

Start Date:


Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
1 year
Full Time

Qualifications required:

  • Degree in medicine, psychology, nursing, pharmacy, professions allied to medicine (e.g. radiography), or a scientific degree such as biomedical science, or neuroscience. A minimum 2:1 degree classification will be required.