Mental Health Awareness – Level 1
Level: 1 | Duration: 16 Weeks | Start Date: September 2019
What is this course about?
Explore the issues, myths and misconceptions surrounding mental health and learn about the rights of people with mental health issues. Level 1 NCFE award in Mental Health Awareness can be achieved.
What will I learn on this course?
You will learn what is meant by the terms mental health and mental ill-health, the possible causes of mental health difficulties, examples of mental health problems, the social and personal effects of mental ill-health, how mental health is reported in the media and the negative effects this can have on an individual and society , the rights of people with mental health issues and much more.
Why choose Riverside College for this course?
Fun, motivating lessons which aim to build your confidence in understanding mental health issues. We also offer our part time students a varied enrichment programme to enhance your experience at college including guest speakers, trips and fun evenings.
How will I be assessed?
Your progress will be assessed throughout the course and you will complete a work book that will be assessed at the end of the course.
What are the Entry Requirements?
No qualifications are required for this course, however you may need to take an English assessment during enrolment.
Are there any costs associated with this course?
Course fee £TBC. Many of our students study for free, as depending upon your personal circumstances you may be eligible for funding. Please see our Guide to Fees on the Adult section of our website or enquire at your interview to find out if you are eligible.
What will this course lead on to?
NCFE L2 Certificate in understanding working with people with Mental Health Issues.
Full or part time courses.
- Lectures 0
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- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 0
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