Nottingham Trent University

Nottingham Trent University

Psychological Well-Being and Mental Health

This course is aimed at students who are intending to work - or are already employed - in health care, counselling, social care and related areas. Students will evaluate, assess, and advance the current understanding of what works in helping adults achieve psychological well-being and good mental health. The course will also teach you a range of practical and research related skills aimed at people intending to work, or who are already employed, in the mental health sector.

Entry requirements

An undergraduate degree equivalent to a UK undergraduate Honours degree (minimum 2.2) in psychology or an allied discipline such as social science, nursing, law, health related practice or another recognised equivalent qualification. Applicants without such qualifications will be considered on an individual basis but will be required to demonstrate how their experiences (for example working as a nurse or counsellor), their professional qualifications (such as RMN, RN) and / or knowledge would enable them to study this course at Masters level in their personal statement. English Language requirements can be found at www.ntu.ac.uk/englishlanguage

Course modules

Core modules: Pychological Well-being; Contemporary Issues in Mental Health; Clinical Research Methods; Theory and Application to Mental Health; Assessment, Case Formulation and Treatment; Specialist Essay, Research and Professional Skills; Research Project / Dissertation.

Assessment methods

Coursework; reflective essays; laboratory reports; literature reviews; oral presentations; research project / dissertation work; specialist essay.

Sponsorship information

The School of Social Sciences offers a number of competitive scholarships for full-time and part-time Masters courses. These include: School of Social Sciences Masters scholarships (for UK, EU and International students) and Nottingham Trent University International Scholarship Scheme.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Wales) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Channel Islands) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (EU) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (England) 1 years
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 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
MSc Full-time September 2017 GBP 6,500 per Whole course (Scotland) 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Channel Islands) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (EU) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (England) 2 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 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 GBP 3,250 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Nottingham NG1 4BU East Midlands

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