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Global mental health

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Academic Direction
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Modes of Study

This module aims to introduce students to key issues in Global Mental Health and to provide a critical understanding of this emerging field.It is available to be studied by students registered for the MSc/PG Dip in Global Health Policy.

Please note: For the MSc Health in Humanitarian Crises programme, this module is not available to study as an individual module.


15 [150 hours]


An annotated bibliography on an important mental health topic in a specific country (30%); and, a policy report on the same topic (70%).

If students fail the module overall, they are allowed one further attempt at the failed element (assignment).

For full information regarding this module please see the module specification.