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Education (Mental Health)

Torrens University Australia

Postgraduate Certificate Online
8 months
Duration
10300 AUD/full
9800 AUD/full
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About

This Education (Mental Health) course from Torrens University Australia takes a Design Thinking approach to analyse issues and challenges faced by persons with mental health challenges. It focuses on problem-solving, informed by advanced theoretical knowledge, from a person first perspective.

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Overview

The person first approach allows situations to be tackled from the perspective of the individual, and by doing so shifts the focus from a passive acceptance from the person at the centre of the issue to a more active role where their individual needs are actively considered.

Students will attain advanced knowledge and skills in supporting individuals with Mental Health challenges, in particular, the three most prominent issues facing contemporary educators, Anxiety, Depression and Eating Disorders; and the Learning stream, which provides educators with advanced knowledge and skills in supporting individuals with a range of mental health challenges. 

Each of these areas of mental health addresses challenges and issues faced by mainstream teachers in 21st Century educational practice.

This Education (Mental Health) course from Torrens University Australia offers a model of support and flexible tailored learning to suit individual student needs. You will advance your understanding of Mental Health, and be able to apply positive support skills directly into a range of educational environments.

Learning outcomes

  • Apply a ‘person first’ perspective to analyse and problem solve issues and challenges associated with Mental Health across the lifespan
  • Identify and critically analyse biases, prejudices and assumptions associated with Mental Health in society
  • Analyse , design and evaluate inclusive, ethical and effective learning environments
  • Improve Mental Health outcomes for individuals in complex educational contexts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mental Health Conditions
  • Mental Health for Education Practice
  • Mental Health in Context

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 8 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

CRICOS: 095589B

  • The standard entry requirement for a postgraduate program is a completed qualification at AQF Level 7 (Bachelor degree) or above from an Australian University or an equivalent overseas higher education qualification.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10300 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10300 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
  • National

    9800 AUD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9800 AUD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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