Nottingham Trent University
Forensic Mental Health
This course is designed to equip graduates with an in-depth knowledge of forensic mental health. Students will gain a critical understanding of the academic knowledge associated with the context of practice in forensic mental health and will gain a critical appreciation of ethical, cultural, and legal issues arising from mental health practice and research. The course is aimed at students who are currently employed in / or who desire to be employed in a forensic, forensic mental health, or mental health setting, e.g. prisons; secure hospitals; the Ministry of Justice; the Police Force; and the courts. The course is designed to provide students with a combination of applied and research skills core to work in a forensic mental health setting.
Modules may include: Theory and Application to Mental Health; Contemporary Issues in Mental Health; Explanations of Crime, Criminal Behaviour and Victimisation; Forensic Mental Health; Research and Professional Skills; Specialist Psychology Essay; Research Project / Dissertation.
Students are assessed in a variety of ways and on a modular basis through coursework, essays, literature reviews, oral presentations, professional reports, and a research project / dissertation.
The School of Social Sciences offers a number of competitive scholarships for full-time and part-time Master's courses; these include: School of Social Sciences Masters scholarships (for UK, EU and International students) and Nottingham Trent University International Scholarship Scheme.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 12,900 per Whole course (International)||1 Years|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2017||GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 6,450 per Year 1 (International)||2 Years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2017||GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||2 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|City Campus||NG1 4FQ||East Midlands|
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