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The Graduate Diploma in Mental Health Practice provides students with an opportunity to develop advanced level mental health assessment skills and evidence-based practice. The course is designed to equip graduates from a variety of health backgrounds with an ethically sound knowledge and understanding of the theory, principles and practice of mental health practice. The course is underpinned by the bio-psychosocial model of mental health and is designed to prepare competent, self-reflexive, multi-disciplinary health and human service professionals to support people experiencing mental health problems and their families.

Career Opportunities

Graduates will be able to practice with an advanced level of knowledge in a range of generalist and specialist mental health settings.

Course Aims

The Graduate Diploma of Mental Health Practice aims to provide students, from a range of health and social care backgrounds, with the opportunity to systematically develop knowledge, skills and attitudes for contemporary mental health practice; and meet the 2013 National Practice Standards for the mental health workforce.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • critically analyse the theoretical knowledge of mental health practice (including substance related and behavioural addictions) and apply evidence-based principles to meet the needs of mental health consumers, careers and families, and communities in a range of contexts;
  • critically apply advanced knowledge of evidence-based focused psychological strategies used for diverse client groups in a range of settings;
  • critically reflect on the application of mental health theory, team dynamics and effective communication in practice and the role of ongoing supervision and self-reflection for practice development;
  • conduct ongoing mental health assessment sessions in a competent, adaptable and professional manner in order to best meet the needs of the consumer;
  • demonstrate application of legal and ethical principles to practice in ways that demonstrate respect for the differing needs of people from diverse cultural backgrounds across the lifespan and communicate reasoning underpinning decision making:, and
  • demonstrate the application of person-centred, consumer-focused relationship building to evidence based mental health practice in a range of health and social care settings.

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Faculty of Medicine and Health

Pilihan kuliah

Online/Jarak jauh (0.5 OR 1 YEAR FULL-TIME; UP TO 4 YEARS PART-TIME)

Biaya kuliah
A$29.344,00 (Rp 304.212.379) per tahun
The given fee for full time and it's a guide for online students

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Tanggal mulai

1 Maret 2021

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Amerika Serikat

To qualify for admission into UNE postgraduate programs you must have completed an educational qualification considered to be at least comparable to an Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) bachelor degree. English language requirements: An International English Language Testing System (IELTS) academic overall score of at least 6.0, with no sub-band less than 5.5. A Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) score of at least 213 in the computer-based test OR at least 79 in the internet-based test. You must receive a rating of no less than 22 in the written component. A Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) minimum overall score of 57 with no skill less than 50.

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

A candidate shall:

(a) hold an AQF Level 7 Bachelor degree in a health or social care discipline; or

(b) hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate in Mental Health Practice from UNE; or

(c) hold an AQF Level 8 Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma; or

(d) satisfy the School by means of other relevant qualifications and workplace experience [at least equivalent to Admission Rule (a)] of adequate preparation for candidature.

An IELTS (Academic) overall score of at least 6.0 with no sub-band less than 5.5; or equivalent TOEFL score of at least 213 in the computer-based test; or at least 79 in the internet-based test with no less than 22 in the written component; or a PTE Academic minimum overall score of 57 with no skill less than 50.

Mungkin ada beberapa persyaratan IELTS yang berbeda, tergantung jurusan yang kamu ambil

Tentang universitas ini

Gaji awal rata-rata mahasiswa yang baru lulus dari University of New England adalah sebesar 75.000 AUD (The Good Universities Guide 2020).

  • Berlokasi di Armidale dan Sydney, New South Wales di Australia
  • Mahasiswa internasional dari 70 negara berbeda
  • Kampus Armidale terbentang di areal seluas 74 hektar
  • Sejumlah pilihan akomodasi mahasiswa dalam kampus di Armidale