By the end of the microcredential, you’ll be able to...
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the different ways in which mental health is defined and discussed and of the relationship between mental health and learning in diverse global contexts
- Design teaching, learning and assessment activities that promote mental wellbeing and are conducive to positive mental health
- Identify some of the barriers to embedding mental health into the curriculum and the ways in which they might be managed
- Evaluate existing curriculum content and identify potential impacts, positive and negative, on student mental health
You’ll have access to our online welcome area where you’ll be able to read any information relating to your microcredential.
From 9 Oct 2023
Teacher Development: Embedding Mental Health in the Curriculum
Develop your skills in embedding student mental health and wellbeing in teaching, learning, assessment and peer support activities
13 hours per week
Your submitted assessment will be marked and graded by academic experts from The Open University. You’ll continue to have ongoing access to the course materials.
15 UK credits at Postgraduate level from The Open University and a Certificate
Academic credits are awarded on passing the final assessment. These will be at postgraduate level 7 of the Framework for Higher Education (England, Wales and Northern Ireland) / level 11 of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework.
Find out how credits work and where you can use them in our FAQs.
As the UK’s largest university, The Open University (OU) supports thousands of students to achieve their goals and ambitions via supported distance learning, helping to fit learning around professional and personal life commitments.
LocationMilton Keynes, UK
World rankingTop 510Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020