City University London

Course Introduction

The course is for all healthcare professionals working in mental health services. The course provides students the skills, knowledge and awareness in the assessment and formulation of mental health problems, evidence'based psychosocial interventions and contemporary issues in mental health. Students have the opportunity to discuss key debates in health and social care provision in multi'professional and interdisciplinary contexts. This course is designed to enhance the abilities of health professionals to critically evaluate approaches to mental health care and consider innovative ways of meeting the mental health needs of individuals and communities.

Course Modules

Modules include: Introduction to research methods and applied data analysis; critical approaches to advanced practice; dissertation.

Course Additional Entry

Applicants should hold a second class Honours degree or the equivalent from an international institution in a relevant subject. Applicants should preferably have a professional qualification with at least a year of experience in health and social care including: voluntary sector; social work; education; primary care; mental health nursing; psychology; psychiatry; criminal justice; residential work; and those who are currently working in an agency with responsibility for aspects of inter'professional practice relating to their own discipline.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £15,000  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 year
Full Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,500  Academic year. First year home fees
1 - 2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £7,500  Academic year. First year overseas fees
1 - 2 years
Part Time
MSc (Postgraduate) £3,750  Academic year. First year home fees