La Trobe University

Master of Mental Health

La Trobe University
Institution rating
4.0
Duration
1.5 yearsfull-time(part-time available)
Study mode
Online
Next start date
May

Why study this course

  • Gain a deep understanding of mental health, by analysing and reflecting on the relationship between theory and clinical practice
  • Complete units on mental health assessment, talk-based therapies, therapeutic pharmacology and mental health diagnosis
  • Have the option to exit this course early with a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma

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Entry requirements

  • Successful completion of an Australian Bachelor degree or equivalent in a health-related field; AND
  • Be employed in a setting that provides exposure to mental health presentations; AND
  • Be registered with AHPRA or another relevant body

Where is this course offered?

This course is delivered entirely online, so you can:

  • Study from anywhere and choose when you want to fit study into your week
  • Access all study materials, assessments, and student support services
  • Achieve the same qualification as someone studying in a classroom

Find out more about online courses and the benefits of studying online.

Course price

The course price can vary depending on a few factors, including:

  • Whether you are eligible for a subsidy, concession, or government loan
  • Your previous study and work experience
  • Your unit selections

Visit La Trobe University's website to find out more about the course price for you.

What to know before you apply

To help you decide if this is the right course for you, La Trobe University can provide you with more information about:

Credit and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

You may be able to get credit or RPL for some units of this course based on your previous studies and work experience. This means the duration of the course may be reduced.


Visit La Trobe University's website to find out more about Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

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Student ratings of La Trobe University courses

La Trobe University
4.0
(484 reviews)
*Combined student rating of this institution's courses
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Percentage of students that felt this course had a positive impact on their career
85%
Percentage of students that would recommend this course to a friend, relative or colleague
84%

Current and industry-relevant content
4.1
Course content compared to what was expected
4.1
Balance between theory and practical work
3.9
Quality of teachers and academic support
4.1
Ability to balance study with your other commitments
4.1
Assistance to help you find a job
3.1
Quality of online study portal
4.0
Transparency of course fees
4.1

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Find out more about this course

Master of Mental Health

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  • Course price
  • Prior Recognition of Learning (RPL)
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Master of Mental Health

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