Leeds Beckett University

Leeds Beckett University

Eating Disorders

For those who are already practitioners working in a health or mental health role, our course provides an opportunity for students to deepen their knowledge of how to support people with complex mental health issues that involve eating disorders. Students look at current nutritional, physiological and psychological perspectives, and learn cognitive behavioural approaches to therapeutic treatment in this area.

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have a 2nd Class Honours degree in the cognate subjects of science or health care including; clinical sciences, biomedical science, sports and exercise, nutrition, psychology, nursing or medicine, a 2nd Class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. Please note that applicants would normally be expected to be working in a related role. Applicants who do not have English as their 1st language are required to have IELTS 6.5 with no skill below 6.0 or an equivalent award. All applications should be supported by a reference, either academic or professional.

Course modules

Multidisciplinary practice in eating disorders; practical foundations of cognitive behavioural therapy; design and delivery of psychological treatment in eating disorders.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Campus Leeds LS1 3HE Yorkshire and the Humber

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University Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0113 812 3113