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Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health

36 months
9910 GBP/year
9910 GBP/year
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On this Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health course at Sheffield Hallam University, you’ll develop your knowledge of mental health for children, adolescents and families around an existing role.


Throughout the course, you’ll access and explore learning materials online, at your own pace. Theoretical models and principles will be explored alongside practical interventions and approaches.

Future careers

This Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • mental health practice with children, adolescents and families
  • mental health linking
  • mental health liaison
  • consultation
  • teaching/training
  • mental health project work/research

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Advanced Communication In Supportive Care
  • Contemporary Issues In Advancing Practice 
  • Evaluating Service Improvement
  • Exercise For Mental Health And Psychological Wellbeing 
  • Health Promotion And Lifestyle Management
  • Interprofessional Education 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

  • Normally, applicants will hold a first degree or professional qualification which is recognised in the UK in a related subject. A first degree in a relevant subject for example BSc (Hons) Nursing/Education/Social Work. Those who have already completed the PGCert in Child, Adolescent & Family Mental Health would be able to APEL onto further parts of the course.
  • Equivalent, international academic and/or professional qualifications will be accepted. Applicants will be considered on other relevant evidence which may include for example documented evidence of recent CPD activity, innovative practice, practice leadership, service development, research projects and/or publications. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9910 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9910 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9910 GBP per year during 36 months.


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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