Taught course

Mental Health and Wellbeing

University of Derby · College of Health and Social Care

Entry requirements

You'll usually need an undergraduate degree (at least second class) or an equivalent qualification in a nursing, health or social science subject.

PGCert, PGDip, MSc

Months of entry

January, September

Course content

Studying this innovative and contemporary Masters in Mental Health and Wellbeing will:

  • Develop your skills to gain a deeper understanding of advanced practice, underpinned by critical enquiry in the field of mental health and wellbeing.
  • Give you the opportunity to gain integral knowledge of contemporary approaches in Mental Health and Wellbeing.
  • Enhance your critical reflection, research and investigative skills, putting service users at the heart of your work.
  • Advance your understanding of six key themes: resilience; sociological perspective; physical and mental health; interprofessional learning; compassion and leadership.
  • Study flexibly at a time and pace that suits you. Some of the modules are available through distance learning, and you can study individual modules as stand-alone courses. This will help you to increase your confidence and skills, and advance your continued professional development.

Fees and funding

UK students
£700 per 20 credits

Qualification and course duration


part time
36 months
full time
12 months

Course contact details

College of Health and Social Care
+44 (0)1332 591703