Nursing PG Dip (Mental Health) (Pre registration programme)

Middlesex University
In London (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Postgraduate
  • London (England)
  • Duration:
    2 Years
  • When:
    October
Description

Our two year course is open to graduates in any subject who are seeking a career as a mental health nurse. Our intake is extremely diverse and we welcome people from a wide variety of backgrounds and professions. Life experience is one of the most significant contributing factors to becoming an effective mental health nurse. We are seeking students who can demonstrate a passion for helping others, demonstrate empathy, warmth and care coupled with the ability to collaborate within multi disciplinary teams and advocate on behalf of clients and their families/carers in a highly sensitive area of healthcare. Confidence in dealing with people as well as good communication and observation skills are key if this sounds like you then we encourage you to apply.



In addition to developing your core nursing skills, the course will build your knowledge of professional and...

Important information
What are the course objectives?

Requirements: Qualifications Applicants will be considered on an individual basis but will normally require a degree with a classification of 2.2 or better in health related subjects such as health studies, biology, psychology, sociology Graduates from other disciplines can also be considered

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
October
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Mental Health
Mental Health Nurse
IT
healthcare
Nurse
Nurse training
Skills and Training
Nursing
Interventions
Social Sciences
health
Complexity
Transferable skills
Skills Interventions
hospitals|community

Course programme

The course consists of 50% theory and 50% practice.

You will receive APL (Accreditation for Prior Learning)/APEL (Accreditation for Prior Experiential Learning) for the following modules, in recognition of your previous study and relevant experience:

Graduate and Transferable Skills in Postgraduate Studies (30 credits)
Health and Social Sciences Research Approaches (30 credits)
Knowledge and Skills for Nursing Practice (30 credits)
Modules
Year 1
Knowledge for Mental Health Nursing Practice (30 Credits) Compulsory
Practice Learning 1 PG (15 Credits) Compulsory
Practice Learning 2 PG (15 Credits) Compulsory
Practice Learning 3 PG (15 Credits) Compulsory
Skills Interventions for Mental Health Nursing (30 Credits) Compulsory
Working in Partnership in Healthcare (15 Credits) Compulsory
Year 2
Practice Learning 4 PG (15 Credits) Compulsory
Practice Learning 5 PG (15 Credits) Compulsory
Practice Learning 6 PG (15 Credits) Compulsory
Preparation for Professional Mental Health Practice (15 Credits) Compulsory
Working with Complexity in Mental Health (30 Credits) Compulsory

Additional information

FEES INTERNATIONAL
International students are ineligible to apply for this course