Please check the Sheffield Hallam University website for the latest information. Course Summary
- Study the application of values, ethics and dilemmas.
- Gain a deeper understanding of mental health and wider associated law and policy.
- Develop the ability to work with a range of professionals to promote recovery.
- Examine current research that informs knowledge about mental health conditions and treatments.
- group and individual tasks
- private study
- online reading
- interactive debates and discussions
- online discussions
Module and assessment information for future years is displayed as currently validated and may be liable to change. When selecting electives, your choices will be subject to the core requirements of the course. As a result, selections may be limited to a choice between one of two or more specified electives in some instances. Modules studied may differ depending on when you start your course. Compulsory modules Amhp Practice Mental Health Law And Policy Values, Ethics And Evidence Informed Practice
Coursework | Practical
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Social Work England
Typically you need • a qualification in social work, occupational therapy, nursing or chartered psychology • registration with relevant professional body • two years post qualification experience • sponsored by local authority or health trust If you are wanting to self-fund this course, you will need to secure an appropriate placement from an AMHP team that will provide full student support and a Practice Assessor. Self-funders must contact the course leader before applying to make sure your placement meets our requirements. You need to have completed shadowing of approved mental health professional assessment and submit a write up of this assessment with your application. You may also be able to claim credit points which can reduce the amount of time it takes to complete your qualification at Sheffield Hallam. Find out more - https://www.shu.ac.uk/study-here/how-to-apply/recognise-prior-learning
English language requirements
If English is not your first language you must have an IELTS score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in all skills or equivalent.
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Fees and funding
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Additional fee information
Scholarships, discounts and bursaries may be available to students who study this course.