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Education – Understanding and Managing SEMH Difficulties PGCert

Oxford Brookes University

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  • Qualification

    Postgraduate Certificate

  • Location

    Oxford Brookes University

  • Study mode

    Distance / Online

  • Start date


  • Duration

    12 months

Course summary


We offer a Postgraduate Certificate in Understanding and Managing Social, Emotional and Mental Health (SEMH) difficulties in partnership with the Social Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties Association (SEBDA).

This course is ideal if you work with children and/or young people with social and emotional difficulties as part of your practice.

You will gain insight and training in SEMH difficulties driven by evidence-based practice.

Our teaching staff are master's qualified. They have practical experience in managing SEMH difficulties in a range of settings.

At master's level, our course is mostly delivered online. We also offer a flexible distance learning option.

You will have access to the Moodle virtual learning environment. Moodle gives you access to collaborative learning activities and resources.

After you graduate

Career prospects

Working at Masters level in SEMH demonstrates a professional interest and commitment to this important aspect of SEND. This qualification can support career progression and professional knowledge.


Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties Association (SEBDA)

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 4,740per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

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Oxford Brookes University

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    Oxford Brookes University, Gipsy Lane, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 0BP, England

Oxford is world-famous for its rich history of education and groundbreaking research. It’s also only an hour from London by train.
Oxford Brookes courses give students the fundamental skills and experience needed to succeed in their chosen career and become internationally employable.
A dedicated International Student Advice team can help with everything from visas to work options. Trips are offered, so students can explore the UK.

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  • Subject ranking

    38th out of 83 17

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    129 74%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    86 86%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.51 90%



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