Taught course

Mental Health

Bangor University · School of Healthcare Sciences

Entry requirements

You must have a single or joint honours degree in Nursing (mental health) or a related subject area, normally with a minimum degree class of 2(2) or equivalent. IELTS: 6.5 (with no element below 6.0) is required.

Months of entry


Course content

The PGCert Mental Health programme has been developed to provide registered mental health professionals an opportunity to enable the individual to further develop their critical thinking, problem solving and the use and of evidence based practice.

The programme will in turn develop transferable skills to enhance the practise and career trajectory of the professional. The programme stands alone although may provide a basis for the professional to undertake a further year study to produce a dissertation.

Core modules:

  • Collaborative Working in Mental Health;
  • Navigating Mental Health and Social Care.

Optional modules (Choose 1 of the following):

  • Leadership in Context;
  • Work-based Learning;
  • Managing Risk in Health Contexts.

Information for international students

Because this pathway is part-time it is not suitable for the international market.

Fees and funding

The standard tuition fees for UK and EU students on HCS courses will be charged, please visit our course fees page for the latest fee levels.

Qualification and course duration


part time
12 months

Course contact details

David Coyle
+44 (0)1248 388579