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Personality Disorder Graduate Certificate

University of the West of Scotland

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  • Qualification

    Graduate Certificate

  • Location

    Lanarkshire Campus

  • Study mode

    Blended learning

  • Start date

    SEP-21

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

OVERVIEW

The Graduate Certificate (GradCert) Personality Disorder is a focused qualification in working with people who have a diagnosis of personality disorder.

It will give you the opportunity to develop specialised knowledge about the needs of people with personality disorder in a variety of settings. You will extend your knowledge, understanding and skills to support and meet the needs of the challenging experiences faced by people who are often stigmatised, isolated and rejected by society.

You will be taught by lecturers with a wide range of knowledge about personality disorder from diverse perspectives.

Teaching & Assessment

You will be taught by lecturers with a wide range of knowledge about personality disorder from diverse perspectives. In addition, an important contribution will be made from clinical experts in the School of Forensic Mental Health (SoFMH) and the health sector across Scotland.

ASSESSMENT

We use a variety of assessment methods throughout the course although the majority of your assessments will be coursework based which will include essays, case studies and peer review. Our practical based assessments include presentations.

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University information

University of the West of Scotland

  • University League Table

    105th

  • Campus address

    University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, High Street, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2BE, Scotland

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    37th out of 77 4

    43rd out of 79 22

  • Entry standards

    / Max 201
    121 58%

    53rd

    2
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    95 95%

    55th

    11
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.23 85%

    8th

    4
  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    134 78%

    23rd

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    75 75%

    60th

    43
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.65 73%

    67th

    23

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