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This PG Cert is a new Mental Health Law and Practice programme at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) consists of two modules taught over the course of an academic year

Visit the official programme website for more information


The modules in this programme will be delivered by blended learning and will include online activities, self-test questions, seminars and discussions. The modules will encourage students to begin to develop their skills in identifying and interpreting primary sources of law and applying their legal knowledge to practice situations. 

Highlights of  Mental Health Law and Practice  programme at University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) :

  • Blended learning via classroom taught days, online study and self-directed learning
  • Students are encouraged to share and reflect on ‘live’ case examples and experiences
  • A total of 6 classroom taught days
  • Direct application to practice
  • Teaching delivered by experienced facilitators and experts who remain current in practice

Programme Structure

Students will

  • Participate in discussions to support and consolidate their learning and are required to use e-learn resources, a dedicated discussion board and to read widely around the subject
  • Be given a task and relevant reading to complete each week and students will be expected to engage with this and evidence they have undertaken the set task

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details

Flexible – please discuss options with CPD team


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 5 GCSE’s including grade C or above in Maths and English
  • Applicants will normally have two A Levels or equivalent
  • Non-standard applicants with experience will be considered and may be required to undertake a piece of written work as part of the application process

Living costs for Preston

751 - 1425 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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