Middlesex University

Course Introduction

The programme aims to provide to all those with experience of working with young children, adolescents and families in a variety of settings (i.e. health, local authority, educational settings and/or within the voluntary and independent sector), the opportunity to update, enhance and develop their critical understanding, knowledge and advanced practice capabilities, in child and adolescent mental health (CAMH) work in multidisciplinary and multi'agency settings.

Course Modules

Compulsory: Infancy, child and family mental health: working with children and families from 0 to 11 years of age, promoting, mental health in young people from 11 to 21 years of age.

Course Additional Entry

Minimum of a 2.2 Honours degree, or equivalent qualification, in an appropriate subject. We welcome mental health professionals and non mental health professionals (with a minimum of 3 years work experience) who are working with children, adolescents and or families where mental health and severe emotional issues are present. Applicants need to be in work with children, young and or families in order to undertake the course. Applicants must have competence in English language and we normally require grade C GCSE or an equivalent qualification. The most common English language requirements for international students are IELTS 6.5 (with minimum 6.0 in all 4 components) or TOEFL internet based 87 (with at least 21 in listening and writing, 22 in speaking and 23 in reading).

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
2 years
Part Time
Graduate Certificate (Postgraduate) £93  Credit. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
Graduate Certificate (Postgraduate) £63  Credit. First year home fees
2 years
Part Time
PgCert £93  Credit. First year overseas fees
2 years
Part Time
PgCert £63  Credit. First year home fees