Mental Health in the Community

University College Cork


Course Name Mental Health in the Community
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CMHC
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: 15th September 2021
Application Date Closing Date: 27th August 2021
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Expand+1 year part-time

This programme is delivered in UCC on Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm - 9.30pm with occasional Saturdays.

Course Practicalities
The Certificate is delivered part-time over one academic year. It carries a 30 credit value, NFQ Le...

Course Fee €990
Financial Support Applications for The Tony Leahy (Mental Health Ireland) Scholarship Application Form are now open. Please view course webpage (link below) for the application form.

For information on eligibility and selection criteria please view course webpage. For any scholarship queries please contact Sonia Rennicks at
Course Content

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A partnership development between Mental Health Ireland and Adult Continuing Education, The Certificate Mental Health in the Community is a new and innovative part time Programme designed for the community participant, to enhance the ...

Subjects Taught Year 1 Modules

The Modules for the Certificate are as follows:

AD1056 Mental Health Policy and Practice (5 credits)

AD1057 Community Approaches, Models and Interventions (10 credits)

AD1058 Practice Skills in Mental Health in the Community (5 credits)

AD1087 Recovery and Critical Perspectives in Mental Health (5 credits)

AD1088 Mental Health and Wellbeing (5 credits)
Assessment Method Assessment
There are no written examinations. All work is continuously assessed. The learning is evaluated through a combination of; learner logs, oral presentation, poster presentation, skills demonstration. Classes are held on evenings and occasional Saturdays.
Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Programme Coordinator: Brenda Healy
086 8079204

Programme Administrator Sinead Lennon
+353 21 490 4739
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