This course is the first stage of the MSc/MA Mental Health and can be followed by the Postgraduate Diploma and then a Dissertation to complete the Master's. It aims to provide you with a master’s level education in the concepts, theories and academic skills of relevance to your role in managing mental health and wellbeing.
The course caters for professionals who may already be working in the field of mental health or those wishing to enhance skills to meet the needs of vulnerable people with complex mental health needs.
The course offers a flexible approach to the subjects studied and is designed to supplement work based experiential learning with a critical underpinning of contemporary evidence for mental health practice in the primary care setting.
It will foster independence and responsibility in managing your own learning and professional development needs, and build on your existing knowledge and experience related to mental health care.