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Education – Understanding and Managing SEMH Difficulties PGCert

Education – Understanding and Managing SEMH Difficulties PGCert

Different course options

Study mode

Distance without attendance

Duration

12 months

Start date

SEP

Key information
DATA SOURCE : IDP Connect

Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

People With Mental Health Problems: Social Work Education Studies

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

Overview

We offer a Postgraduate Certificate in Understanding and Managing Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties in partnership with the Social Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties Association (SEBDA).

This course is ideal if you work with children and/or young people with social and emotional difficulties as part of your practice.

You will gain insight and training in SEMH difficulties driven by evidence-based practice.

Our teaching staff are master's qualified. They have practical experience in managing SEMH difficulties in a range of settings.

At master's level, our course is mostly delivered online. We also offer a flexible distance learning option.

You will have access to the Moodle virtual learning environment. Moodle gives you access to collaborative learning activities and resources.

Career prospects

Working at Masters level in SEMH demonstrates a professional interest and commitment to this important aspect of SEND. This qualification can support career progression and professional knowledge.

Accreditation(s)

Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties Association (SEBDA)

Modules

This module is composed of three elements that make up your assessment: Assignment (3000 words). You will write an essay exploring SEMH from a range of psychological perspectives, comparing and contrasting a number of perspectives in detail and critically evaluating theory-practice connections (3000 words ? 80% weighting). You will also create a Reflective Journal Summary (500 words ? 10% weighting) and a Forum Summary (500 words ? 10% weighting). You will also create a Reflective Journal Summary (500 words ? 10% weighting) and a Forum Summary (500 words ? 10% weighting).

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

£2,700

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK/ international students

For this course (per year)

£4,840

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Students must hold a degree qualification at 2.2 or above and must be working in a relevant setting where they will be working with children and/or young people with SEMH difficulties as part of their practice.

University information

Based in the historic student city of Oxford, Oxford Brookes is one of the UK’s leading modern universities. It enjoys an international reputation for teaching excellence, innovative approaches to learning, and strong links with business and industry. The university welcomes students from more than 140 countries around the world, and is proud of its diverse, inclusive community. Oxford Brookes is known for great teaching, coming second in...more