We have a strong portfolio of undergraduate medical student teaching both for MBBS and BSc students in psychology, and a substantial international Masters programme, focusing on transcultural mental health, psychological therapies, mental health and law. New MSc courses are available with Drama (Creative Arts and Mental Health) and Forensic Psychiatry NHS partners (Forensic Mental Health). The Centre’s PhD Programme is flourishing with 18 students in the last three years.
We offer a number of degrees in medicine, dentistry and global health. At Barts and The London you will be taught in a medical school that was ranked 2nd in the UK for medicine and 3rd nationally for dentistry in the 2017 Guardian University Guide.
The Centre for Psychiatry aims to provide world-class, culturally-informed academic programmes in Mental Health, and offers a range of postgraduate courses at Master’s and Doctorate level. The courses represent the range of research interests within the Centre, and share a focus on the importance of cultural and psychosocial factors in the determinants of mental wellbeing. The teaching components of each course are designed to fit around the busy schedules of those with existing careers in mental health professions, and most programmes are also available in distance learning format for those who are unable to travel to us at the Charterhouse Square campus. Lectures are taught by a combination of course staff and clinicians and researchers with either national or global recognition in their fields of expertise.
We currently offer four pathways at Master’s level: in Psychological Therapies; Cultural and Global Perspectives in Mental Healthcare; Forensic Mental Health; and Creative Arts and Mental Health.