University of Derby
Mental Health and Wellbeing
This course focuses on higher academic study in mental health and wellbeing within health and social care. It is for practitioners who are looking to develop their leadership skills in their area of practice.
Honours degree (2.1 or above) or an equivalent qualification in a nursing, health or social science subject.
Modules include: psychological wellbeing; public mental health; principles of service improvement; innovation and transformational leadership in health and social care services; research methodologies (application to advanced practice); independent scholarship. Plus 1 of the following modules: developing positive approaches for people living with dementia; work-based learning.
Assessment throughout the course is through 100 per cent coursework including written reflections, a case study, a strategic plan, written reports, poster presentations or production of a learning package, a portfolio, an assignment, a dissertation or the development of products/materials for a regional exhibition.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||September 2016||-||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||September 2016||-||3 years|
|MSc||Full-time||January 2017||-||2 years|
|MSc||Part-time||January 2017||-||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Kedleston Road Campus||Derby||DE22 1GB||East Midlands|
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