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Mental Health Practice

University of the West of Scotland

Venues

Off campus

Content

Designed for nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, social workers and other professional groups working with mental ill health, this programme will develop your practice and knowledge in therapeutic skills, leadership or education.

You will choose one of three pathways prior to starting the programme – Therapeutic Skills; Leadership; or Education, aligning your study with your career aspirations.

You can exit after 12 months with PgCert Mental Health Practice

You can exit after 24 months with PgDip Mental Health Practice

Entry Requirements

The course is aimed at graduates who are qualified health and social care practitioners, with a minimum of one year's post-training experience of working in a clinical area and who have access to, or will be working with people, and families of people, with conditions where mental health is a factor.

Applications are also welcomed from individuals who lack a degree qualification but who may possess alternative vocational or professional qualifications plus substantial professional experience in the field.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

3 years

Faculty

School of Health and Life Sciences

Department

Health

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.uws.ac.uk

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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