Apa yang akan saya pelajari?

This course will equip you with valuable insights into topics including the psycho-pharmacology of addiction, the recent interest in addictive behaviours and the wide ranging implications of addiction for society.

You'll find the course particularly relevant if you are working in the NHS or healthcare independent sector, including addiction clinics, and want to develop your knowledge and understanding of substance misuse and dependence, and other addictive behaviours.

To find out more about our courses, please visit our Psychology blog.

You will:

  • Gain knowledge and understanding of drug use and addiction relevant to a range of roles and environments
  • Have the ability to focus on your own interests for the dissertation
  • Focus on the application of theory and skills and learn how to transfer this to the workplace

Teaching

This course is taught using a mixture of approaches including the following:

  • Lectures
  • Seminars
  • Workshops
  • Tutorials
  • Discussion/debates
  • Video presentation
  • Research seminars and workshops
  • Guest speaker presentations
  • The virtual learning environment, online resources and web-based learning / CD-Rom training packages
  • Student presentations
  • Directed study

Assessment

You will be assessed in a variety of ways including:

  • Theoretical essays
  • Presentation
  • Research proposal
  • Dissertation

WHAT YOUNEED TO KNOW

APPLICANT PROFILE

This course is suitable for you if you're a psychology graduate (or graduate of a related discipline), or if you're a health and social care professional interested in focusing your interests in the addictions field and may act as a route towards an academic/research career. This course will also be of particular interest to you if you currently have a role, or wish to have a role, in providing services within addiction across the health, social welfare, education and youth justice services.

Saya termasuk departemen apa?

School of Health and Society

Pilihan kuliah

Purna Waktu (1 tahun)

Biaya kuliah
Full time students need to pay £11,340 to £18,990
Tanggal mulai

September 2022

Tempat

University of Salford

The Crescent,

Salford,

Manchester,

M5 4WT, England

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Amerika Serikat

Bachelor's/professional bachelor's degree holders (when awarded by a regionally-accredited institution) with a general GPA of 2.75 or above will be considered for postgraduate study. We require an IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum 5.5 in each component) or equivalent.

Mungkin ada beberapa persyaratan IELTS yang berbeda, tergantung jurusan yang kamu ambil

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