The course offers you an insight into 12 different types of mental ill health. You will explore the signs and symptoms, the possible impact on the individual and others and how you could offer support to the individual. Legislation and the changes to the care approach through the years will be explored along with how the media portrays people with mental ill health.
What You'll Learn
To gain the qualification you must complete the following 13 units.
Understand mental health
Understanding post-natal depression
Understanding bipolar disorder
Understanding eating disorders
Understanding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Understanding obsessive compulsive disorder
Understanding post traumatic stress disorder
You will receive robust feedback from your tutor looking at how to further develop your understanding of the topic and progress academically.
Tuition Fees (19+): £0.00
The level 2 distance learning courses are funded which is great news. The only criteria is that you are over 19, have lived in the EU for the past 3 years and currently live in England.
If the course is longer than one year the total fees are for the first year only and further fees may apply in future years. All fees are based on a ‘home’ learner status. Please contact us for information on overseas fees.
For more information, please see our course fee disclaimers page.
Course and Career progression
We have a huge choice of distance learning courses available at both Level 2 and 3. At the end of your course your tutor may suggest a suitable option for you or you can contact the distance learning team to advise you on the courses available. We also have a careers team available via phone email or in person who can help to plan a career pathway for you.
What Happens Next
Apply online via the College website. You will then be invited to enrol for your chosen course of study. You can apply at any point throughout the year and start the course when you like.