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Distance Learning

TQUK Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness

Subject Area
Health & Social Care
Start Date
Variable
Study Mode
Part-time
Duration
3 Weeks

Learners will look at what mental health means, the effects mental health can have on individuals and on society, the current responses to mental health and the relationship between cultural diversity and mental health issues.

Free to study.*



Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements, however, learners should have a minimum of Level 1 in literacy and numeracy or equivalent.

Course units

Develop an Awareness of Mental Health is split into 4 sections:

  • Section 1: What is meant by mental health?
  • Section 2: The social and personal effects of mental ill health
  • Section 3: The responses to mental health issues
  • Section 4: Cultural diversity in relation to mental health issues

Additional information

All materials are provided for you to complete the course. However, you will need access to a PC/laptop and suitable Wi-Fi to access teaching and learning.

Course length & timescale

Length of programme: 3 weeks

Course fees

*Most students over the age of 19 will be able to study these courses for free, however, please contact us if you’re aged 19-23 and do not yet have a full Level 2 qualification (five GCSEs grade 9-4/A*-C, NVQ Level 2 or higher) as additional eligibility criteria may apply.

If you need help or support with any of our online distance learning courses please call us on 01904 770827 to speak to one of our Distance Learning Coordinators.

Qualification outcome

TQUK Level 1 Award in Mental Health Awareness.

Students could then progress to the TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health Problems.

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