For more information about Adult Mental Health (Advanced Practice in Health and Social Care) at City, University of London, please visit the webpage using the button above.
How long you will study
1 - 2 year
Domestic course fees
GBP 8000 per year
How you will study
International course fees
GBP 16000 per year
Who is it for?
This course has been developed for all healthcare professionals working in mental health services, including:
Workers from a wide range of allied statutory and voluntary agencies.
The course will help you develop an understanding and knowledge of adult mental health and the ability to work effectively and collaboratively across professional agencies.
The Adult Mental Health MSc will help you:
develop the skills, knowledge and awareness in the assessment and formulation of mental health problems, evidence-based psychosocial interventions and contemporary issues in mental health.
critically evaluate risk assessment and management
understand the concepts which inform professional leadership
develop a greater awareness of inter-professional practice and communication, with an emphasis on collaborative practice
work more effectively in an inter-professional context with practitioners and professionals within mental health, social care and associated fields
understand the development of ethical and culturally sensitive practice
recognise how the placement of the service user and their carers are key priorities
discuss key debates in health and social care provision, within multi-professional and interdisciplinary contexts
understand the approaches to mental health promotion at individual, community and wider societal levels
develop strategies to overcome the barriers to inter-agency and inter-professional working and promote the wider social inclusion of people with mental distress
critically apply theory, evidence and personal experience to practice, promoting more effective care and support to people experiencing mental distress, and their carers
evaluate approaches to compassionate mental health care and consider innovative ways of meeting the mental health needs of individuals and communities.
Notes about fees for this course
Fees listed are for full-time only. Part-time fees are:
UK/EU: £4,000 per year
£8,000 per year.
In addition to the listed entry requirements, if your first language is not English you will also need IELTS: 7.0 with at least 6.5 in all components.
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