Child and Adolescent Mental Wellbeing

Anglia Ruskin University

12 months
8900 GBP/year
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The Child and Adolescent Mental Wellbeing course at Anglia Ruskin University will enhance your knowledge, and develop your critical and analytical thinking skills. There's growing demand for child and adolescent mental health practitioners around the world. 


The Child and Adolescent Mental Wellbeing course at Anglia Ruskin University will give you the knowledge and understanding to manage child and adolescent mental wellbeing in wider socio-economic and political contexts in developing countries. It also aims to develop and enhance your critical and analytic thinking skills. You'll be encouraged to critically reflect on theoretical perspectives relating to child and adolescent mental wellbeing.


MSc graduates are in high demand, so you should find that your employment opportunities in health and social care and education-related industries - across public and private sectors - are strengthened following successful completion of this course.

If you plan to take the PG Cert and PG Dip, we think your employment opportunities will also be strengthened, with academic study giving you increased awareness and insight into your subject.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Children’s typical psychological development: infancy to adolescent
  • Children’s Mental Health conditions
  • Family societal and cultural influences in children mental wellbeing
  • Research Proposal
  • Major Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates will normally be expected to hold a degree. Usually this will be a minimum of lower second-class honors. Holders of other awards, including those from non-UK universities will be considered on the equivalence of their qualifications. Candidates will be expected to have in interest in child and adolescent mental well being.

Tuition Fee

  • EU/EEA

    8900 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8900 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.

UK & EU students, (part-time, per year): £4,450


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Child and Adolescent Mental Wellbeing
Anglia Ruskin University