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MA Advanced Mental Health Practice


Course Description

The aim of this course is to prepare practitioners who will be considered for appointment as Approved Mental Health Professionals (AMHP) under the Mental Health Act 2007. The course also includes the requirements for the training of Best Interest Assessors under the Mental capacity Act 2005.

Learning includes a mix of interactive workshops, teaching sessions and facilitated group discussions. Service user and carer input will be central to student learning methods. This will also be combined with individualised self-directed learning with flexibility in units to tailor learning to meet individual student needs.

Opportunities for experiential learning will be provided in a supervised practice placement as required by the professional body, with supervision as key.

Assessment for the course will be varied and will include completion of a portfolio including a report by a practice assessor based on observation of the student’s application of learning and competence in demonstrating the requirements. A range of reflective assignments and an in class test will also be included.

Visit the MA Advanced Mental Health Practice page on the Bournemouth University website for more details!



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Academic Scholarship (UK/EU) - 20+ Awards

For courses starting in September 2016 or January 2017.
The Academic Scholarship recognises outstanding academic achievement among our postgraduate applicants. To qualify for this award, you need to demonstrate an excellent academic profile that is relevant to your course.As a minimum, you need an upper second-class honours (2i) from a Bachelor’s degree (or an overseas equivalent), or CPE with a merit profile.If you are enrolling on any full-time taught postgraduate course at BU (including CPE and LPC), or a Master’s by Research, you will automatically be awarded the scholarship, provided that you meet the above requirements. The scholarship is paid in the form of a reduction to your tuition fees.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£2,000

Eligibility

Any UK or EU student applying for a full-time taught postgraduate degree at BU
You cannot receive this scholarship if you are applying for a Postgraduate Diploma or distance learning course
You cannot receive this scholarship if you are applying for certain courses taught by the Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
You cannot be in receipt of any other scholarships.

Application Procedure

There is no need to complete an application form. Once we've received your results, we'll let you know (via email in the first instance) if you've been successful.

Further Information

http://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/uk-eu-student-scholarships/academic-scholarship


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BU sports scholarships - 2 Awards

BU Sport Scholarship
If you're an elite athlete and you want to pursue your sporting ambitions, we can support you in doing so. The BU Sport Scholarship gives you the opportunity to apply for funding to help you take your sporting prowess to new heights.There's up to £5,000 that you can apply for and this money can be used for tuition fees (up to 50%), coaching, equipment, competitions, travel expenses, entry fees or support services etc.To be eligible for a BU Sport Scholarship, athletes must be enrolled on an undergraduate or postgraduate course delivered at BU and be capable of representing BU. Varsity athletes in the programme will ideally represent BU and/or club at national or international level. SportBU EXCEL Sports and Performance ScholarshipAt BU we believe talent should be supported and nurtured. The EXCEL Scholarship does just that; providing athletes with a support service that helps them develop both as an individual and on a team basis. If you've got what it takes, we can help you take it to the next level.Scholarships are available to talented athletes in all sports within the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) domestic programme, whatever your subject area.Although no monetary value is attached to the scholarship, EXCEL Scholarship provides athletes with the following:Free gym membership
Free strength and conditioning training
Free weekly 30 minute sports massage therapy treatment
Free chiropractic treatments
The EXCEL Scholarship is applied for annually and athletes need to apply at the start of each academic year.To be eligible for an EXCEL Scholarship, athletes must be enrolled in an undergraduate or postgraduate delivered at BU course and capable of representing BU. Varsity athletes in the EXCEL Programme will ideally represent BU and/or club at national or international standard.

Value of Scholarship(s)

up to £5,000

Eligibility

All UK/EU applicants (for fee purposes) applying for a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course delivered at BU are eligible to apply.We are looking for a talented athletes, with the desire to continue to develop in the sporting arena as well as academically.Normally, we would expect the applicant to be representing their sport at national or junior international level or be able to demonstrate the potential to compete at these levels.

Application Procedure

For courses starting in January 2016.
We are finalising details for our Septemb.er 2016 Sports Scholarships and will publish the full details and application process in January 2016.
Contact for further details.

Further Information

http://www.bournemouth.ac.uk/pg-scholarships


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BU Music scholarships - 15 Awards

Two types of music scholarship may be awarded:A major award is worth £1,000* - for scholars who have Grade 8 on their main instrument/voice and also an academic grounding in music, such as A-level or Grade 8 theory
A minor award is worth around £300* - and is available to fund lessons for students who narrowly miss the prerequisites for a major award. It's expected that minor scholars will pass Grade 8 in their first year and progress to a full scholarship in year two.
Scholarships will be awarded for the first year of study and may be continued for subsequent years of study providing you continue to meet the criteria.*Scholars will be expected to take regular lessons on their main instrument or voice with one of the university's tutors and that the cost of lessons will be deducted from the scholarship fund at source.In addition, all scholars are expected to participate in at least one university ensemble and perform regularly in concerts, making on-going and meaningful contribution to the musical life of the university.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Up to £1,000

Eligibility

All UK/EU applicants (for fee purposes) applying for a full-time undergraduate or postgraduate course delivered at BU are eligible to apply.You must be able demonstrate that you are a talented instrumentalist or vocalist, and have been involved in ensemble activity.To be considered for the major award you will need to have reached at least Grade 8 of the Associated Board or the equivalent level in your main instrument/voice. As well have an academic grounding in music, such as A-level or Grade 8 theory.In your application you must demonstrate how you wish to develop musically, as well as academically.

Application Procedure

The deadline for applications is 6 January if your course starts in January and 15 November if your course starts in September. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to attend an audition.

Apply online.

Late applications may be considered if there are funds remaining.

Further Information

http://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/undergraduate/fees-funding/undergraduate-scholarships/uk-student-scholarships/bu-music-scholarships


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BU Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship (worth a 50% tuition fee reduction) - 10 Awards

To which courses does this scholarship apply?
All full-time BU postgraduate (Master's) courses.How is this scholarship paid?
Scholarships are paid by a reduction in tuition fee.How many scholarships are awarded annually?
10 (two for each eligible country).Other information about this scholarship
Recipients of this scholarship cannot be in receipt of any other BU scholarship.
Financial need will not be taken into consideration.

Value of Scholarship(s)

50% of tuition fee payable for the standard duration of the course (excludes repeat units).

Eligibility

Students resident in the following countries at the time of application who are classified as 'overseas' for fee purposes are eligible to apply.China
India
Nigeria
South Korea
Thailand
Turkey
USA
VietnamYou must be able to demonstrate an exceptional academic profile (equivalent to UK First Class honours degree as assessed by NARIC).
Please contact our International Admissions Team if you require clarification about equivalent level overseas qualifications.

You must be able to demonstrate an outstanding personal profile as evidenced in your personal statement.

Application Procedure

The deadline for applications is 31 May 2016. You can apply at the same time or after you have submitted your course application form. Apply online.

Successful applicants will normally be informed within one month of the closing date. You award cannot be formally approved until you hold an unconditional firm (UF) offer.

Further Information

http:///www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/international-student-scholarships/bu-vice-chancellors-international-scholarship


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BU Vice-Chancellor's International Scholarship-most promising applicant (PG) (full tuition fee waiver) - Single Award

To which courses does this scholarship apply?
All full-time BU postgraduate (Master's) courses.How is this scholarship paid?
Tuition fee waiver.Other information about this scholarship
Recipients of this scholarship cannot be in receipt of any other BU scholarship.
Financial need will not be taken into consideration.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Full tuition fee waiver

Eligibility

Students resident in the following countries at the time of application who are classified as 'overseas' for fee purposes are eligible to apply.China
India
Nigeria
South Korea
Thailand
Turkey
USA
VietnamYou must be able to demonstrate an exceptional academic profile (equivalent to UK 1st Class Honours degree as assessed by NARIC).You must be able to demonstrate an outstanding personal profile as evidenced in your personal statement.

Application Procedure

The deadline for applications is 31 May 2016. You can apply at the same time or after you have submitted your course application form. Apply online.

Successful applicants will normally be informed within one month of the closing date. You award cannot be formally approved until you hold an unconditional firm (UF) offer.

Further Information

http://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/international-student-scholarships/bu-vice-chancellors-international-scholarship-most-promising-applicant


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Academic Excellence Scholarship (International) - 20+ Awards

To which courses does this scholarship apply?
All taught full-time postgraduate (Master's) courses delivered at BU.How many scholarships are awarded annually?
There is no limit to the number of scholarships that we can award. If you meet the criteria then you will receive the award.How is this scholarship paid?
The scholarship will be paid by a reduction in your tuition fee.Other information about this scholarship
Recipients of this scholarship cannot be in receipt of any other BU scholarship.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£3,500

Eligibility

Postgraduate (Master's) applicants for September 2016 and January 2017 entry are eligible to apply. Excludes BU International College students studying for a Pre-Masters.You must have an outstanding academic profile, relevant to your course, as follows:Upper second-class honours (2i) classification, or above, from a UK undergraduate Bachelor's degree, with a minimum of 65% or overseas equivalent

Application Procedure

There is no need to complete an application form. Once we've received your results, we'll let you know (via email in the first instance) if you've been successful.

Further Information

http://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/international-student-scholarships/academic-excellence-scholarship-international


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BU Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship - Most promising postgraduate (Master's) applicant - Single Award

The BU Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship for the most-promising postgraduate (Master’s) applicant will be awarded to a UK or EU student who has already completed an undergraduate degree with us.As well as assessing your academic achievements, the awarding committee will also consider the personal statement you submit with your application. This needs to demonstrate that you are an outstanding applicant for a BU postgraduate course.If you are successful, you will be notified within one month of the closing date for applications. Your scholarship can't be formally approved until you hold an unconditional firm (UF) offer with BU.

Value of Scholarship(s)

Tuition fee waiver

Eligibility

For courses starting in September 2016.
Any UK or EU student who has completed an undergraduate degree at BU and who is applying for postgraduate study at BU
You must achieve the academic entry requirements for your chosen course
You cannot be in receipt of any other BU scholarship

Application Procedure

Apply online by 31 July 2016.

Further Information

http://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/uk-eu-student-scholarships/bu-vice-chancellors-scholarship-most-promising-postgraduate-masters-applicant


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BU Santander Scholarship (External Scholarship) - 5 Awards

As BU is a member of the Santander Universities group, students from any of the above-listed countries applying for a full-time postgraduate taught degree are able to apply for the BU Santander Scholarship.In your application, you need to display an outstanding academic profile (UK first-class Honours degree, or equivalent), and submit a personal statement detailing what your career goals are, and how your postgraduate course will help you meet these and develop your future career.All the applications will be assessed and successful students will be notified within four weeks of the deadline passing. You can’t receive any other scholarship in addition to the BU Santander Scholarship and it will be awarded in the form of a reduction in your tuition fees.

Value of Scholarship(s)

£5,000

Eligibility

For courses starting in September 2016 or January 2017.
Any student resident in one of the following countries at the time of submitting scholarship application: Argentina, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Germany, Ghana, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Puerto Rico, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay, USA and Qatar
Any student applying for a full-time taught postgraduate degree at BU. You cannot receive this scholarship if you are applying for a Postgraduate Diploma or distance learning course
Students must be able to demonstrate an exceptional academic profile (UK first-class Honours degree, or equivalent, as assessed by NARIC)
You cannot be in receipt of any other scholarships.

Application Procedure

Apply online.

Application deadline: 31 May 2016 for September 2016 entry and 18 November 2016 for January 2017 entry.

Further Information

http://www1.bournemouth.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-funding/scholarships/uk-eu-student-scholarships/bu-santander-scholarship-external-scholarship



Entry Requirements

Applicants will normally hold a social work qualification recognised by the Health and Care Professions Council or a qualification in an allied profession. You must hold at least a Diploma level qualification, such as a Diploma in Higher Education (DipHE) or equivalent. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS 6.5 (Academic) or above.

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