Foundations of Higher Specialist Mental Health Practice

Institute of Applied Social Studies, School of Social Policy

College of Social Sciences


Code 21785

Level of study Masters Level

Credit value 20

Semester Full Term

Module description

This module will enable candidates to demonstrate that they have consolidated their social work practice sufficiently since qualification to meet the requirements of the initial 20 Post Qualifying credits towards the Specialist Award in Social Work in Mental Health Services as accredited by the General Social Care Council and as described in the Specialist Requirements for Social Work in Mental Health Services. It is offered at both H and M Levels in order to facilitate access as widely as possible in order to meet the learning needs of participants and employee development needs of organisations.