Master of Youth Mental Health
The Master of Youth Mental Health is designed for professionals working in health related fields and aims to enhance their capacity to deliver services that assist young people experiencing mental ill-health by providing the latest theory, research and evidence-based approaches in this area. The course covers a broad spectrum of subject matter, including major theories of youth development and mental ill-health, different forms of mental ill-health in young people, biological and psychosocial treatments, prevention and early intervention approaches, and tailored engagement and assessment strategies when working with young people. In the final year of the program, students have the opportunity to learn about optimal approaches for delivering and managing youth mental health services, and are required to complete either a minor research project or major capstone experience.
Indicative total Australian (AF) course fee:
Typical Australian (AF) course fee for 2017:
Only available part-time. Students normally complete 0.5 EFTSL per year over 4 years.
The typical course fee per year is calculated on the basis of one full-time year of study (1 EFTSL). If a course duration is less than one year, you will pay the indicative total course fee. Actual fees vary depending on the subjects you are taking. The University reviews fees annually. The indicative total course fee is based on typical subject enrolments, and includes an indexation of 5% per annum. More information about tuition fees.
If you have completed post-secondary study, you may be eligible for credit/advanced standing towards your studies at the University. Find out more.