Mental Health in the Community

University College Cork


Course Name Mental Health in the Community
Course Provider University College Cork
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan Institute, West Cork Campus - CCOC, Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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
Location (Districts) Cavan Town, Dublin City Centre, Knocknaheeny, Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2020
Application Date Closing Date: 28th August 2020
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Expand+1 year part-time

This programme is delivered in several venues:

UCC on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Cavan on Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm - 9.30pm

Course Practicalities
The Certificate is delivered part-time over one academic year...

Comment Who teaches this course?
Our experienced teaching team together combine extensive academic, practice and lived experience of mental health difficulties and personal recovery, incorporating a unique contribution of academic and experiential learning into the classroom. This model of diversity in teaching and learning enhances the learning experience demonstrating effective co-working of people awhile offering different perspectives and experiences on topics of mental health and recovery.
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

Expand+Year 1 Modules

AD1055: Concepts of Mental Health (10 credits)
Concepts of mental health and wellbeing, the history of mental health in western societies, constructions of 'mental health', recovery focussed principles and practices, personal recov...

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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