Taught course

Mental Health Practice

Leeds Beckett University · Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should either have a second class honours degree in the cognate subjects of Health Care, Mental Health, Nursing, Occupational Therapy or Social Work, a second class honours degree in a non-cognate subject supported by evidence of an aptitude for the subject applied for, or have equivalent experience or training, normally from within the work environment. All students will normally be working, in paid or unpaid employment, within mental health and/or community care as students need to be able to reflect on their experience and relate theory with practice.

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

If you are a mental health practitioner, then this course offers an inspiring, creative and enterprising approach to your continuing education. You will develop your practical mental health skills and sharpen your critical thinking. You'll gain fresh knowledge and evidence-based expertise that meets the demands of contemporary mental health provision.

With a diverse number of modules to choose from, you can tailor the course to meet your leaning and development needs whatever your practice area. Delivered part-time, it will fit around your work and personal commitments. You can study a full masters degree, take individual modules that reflect your interests, or choose to take a number of modules toward a Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma, all of which will enhance your professional career.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

Course contact details

Admission Enquiries
+44 (0)113 812 3363