Edge Hill University

Edge Hill University

Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing

This distinctive Masters degree is ideal if you work, or aspire to work, in the children and young people's sector and/or in mental health. Challenging current thinking and reflecting on how to deliver best practice will provide you with the skills and confidence to become a highly effective leader and change agent in child and adolescent mental health and wellbeing. The course offers a strong focus on the role of early intervention as a preventative measure, along with protecting and promoting lifelong mental health and wellbeing through the critical exploration of evidence-based literature and research. The programme is underpinned by key contemporary Government policy, guidelines and practice. It will equip you with research skills relevant to applied research in a range of contemporary clinical and social care practice contexts.

Entry requirements

MSc: The normal minimum entry criteria is a 2:2 undergraduate honours degree in a relevant subject such as Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Child Health and Wellbeing, Health and Social Care, Psychology, Sociology or Education. If you accept a formal offer from Edge Hill University you will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure indicating that you meet the mandatory criteria of 'Clearance to Work with Children and/or Vulnerable Adults'. Further information will be sent to you after you have firmly accepted an offer.

Course modules

Please visit our website for information on available modules.

Assessment methods

Typical assessments will involve the writing of essays and reports. You will also be assessed through individual presentations. There are no formal written examinations as part of the current assessment methods on this programme.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,120 per Whole course (Wales) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,120 per Whole course (England) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,120 per Whole course (EU) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,120 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,120 per Whole course (Northern Ireland) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 13,000 per Whole course (International) 1 Years
MSc Full-time September 2019 6,120 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 34 per Credit (EU) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 34 per Credit (Channel Islands) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 34 per Credit (England) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 34 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 34 per Credit (Scotland) 2 Years
MSc Part-time September 2019 34 per Credit (Wales) 2 Years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Ormskirk Campus L39 4QP North West

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