Enhanced Assessment in Mental Health

Continuing Professional Development (short course)

Distance learning

12 weeks

Module code: MOD002061

Module level: 6

Module credits: 30 credits

Take this module as part of our BSc (Hons) Mental Health (Top-up)

Number of places: 30


Explore the complexities of assessment strategies and techniques relevant to your specialism. Learn to critically appraise the application of theoretical principles, and enhance your clinical reasoning. You'll be able to adapt your study to suit your own practice and learning needs, incorporating local policies, guidance and directives.

Full description

Who should attend?

Our course is relevant to professionals already working in the field of mental health, or those with a keen interest in contemporary mental health practice.


Distance learning, online for 12 weeks

Week commencing 24 September 2018
Week commencing 28 January 2019

Take this module as part of our BSc (Hons) Mental Health (Top-up)

Where you'll study

Your faculty

The Faculty of Health, Social Care & Education is the largest provider of health, social care and education courses in the East of England, with over 6,000 students from more than 20 countries.

With 95% of our students finding full-time employment within six months of graduating, you can be sure that our courses have been designed with your career in mind. We’ve been educating nurses, midwives and social workers for over 25 years.

At the cutting edge of research, we offer a range of internationally recognised undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses taught by friendly, supportive and experienced staff. With over 150 research students across our three doctoral programmes (PhD; DProf and EdD), we provide the multi-disciplinary perspective and potential for academic debate that reflects our position as a leader in practitioner-focused and practice-led research studies.

Designed to enhance your learning experience, our facilities include state-of-the-art simulated skills laboratories that mirror real-life clinical situations and UK hospital wards. Our students also benefit from our Early Childhood Research and Resource Centre; a space in which they can experiment with equipment and play activities.

You’ll study in an exciting, modern faculty which has strong links with regional, national and international organisations, including healthcare trusts, social services, local and regional authorities, schools and academic institutions.

Your enthusiasm. Our passion. Your best foot forward.

Where can I study?

Distance learning
Person using laptop

Study at a time that suits you, using our Virtual Learning Environment.

More about distance learning

Fees & funding

Course fees

30 credits (Level 6)


Funding for CPD

Please ask your manager or Education Lead about available funding before you apply.

Contact details

Sally Goldspink
Tel: 01223 695507
Email: sally.goldspink@anglia.ac.uk

CPD Admissions Team
Tel: 01245 686868
Email: admissionscpd@anglia.ac.uk

Entry requirements

You'll be a healthcare practitioner already working in, or have a keen interest in, contemporary mental health practice.

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