Taught course

Mental Health: Cultural and Global Perspectives in Mental Health Care PGDip

Institution
Queen Mary, University of London · Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
Qualifications
PGDip

Entry requirements

A degree at undergraduate level in a relevant subject. A professional qualification and at least one year experience working in a related area will also be considered.

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Months of entry

September

Course content

This popular programme will give you a sophisticated understanding of the impact of socio-cultural factors in mental health and mental health care. You’ll understand the cultural contexts of mental health problems, learn about the innovative ways care is delivered cross-culturally and gain experience of working with people from diverse cultural backgrounds.

  • Develop a critical insight into the role of culture in mental health, enhancing both your clinical and research skills
  • Gain a global perspective on mental health so you can work with culturally diverse populations
  • Take a supervised placement in a clinical setting
  • Gain training in research methods and writing
  • Learn from leading experts in the field

Information for international students

If you got your degree in an English speaking country or if it was taught in English, and you studied within the last five years, you might not need an English language qualification - find out more.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • PGDip
    full time
    9 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification
    part time
    21 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
    • Online learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
Email
pgtadmissions@qmul.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)20 7882 2013