Module details

Module code


Module level

Level 6

Module credits

20 credits

Next course date

September, January, May


10 weeks


Derby Campus

Module description

About this module

In studying this module you will learn some important components of what it is to be a practitioner who can integrate knowledge and skills from Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) approaches into your current practice.  In short, you are becoming a CBT informed worker who can make safe decisions about when to work using knowledge and skills from CBT and when not to.

Who is this course for

This module is for health and social care practitioners whom wish to further inform their therapeutic practice within cognitive behavioural theory. Practitioners can be any area of practice where individuals may experience some emotional issues or difficulties in their mental wellbeing.  

Course team

Vicky Cockerill

Danielle Mills

Learning outcomes

On completion of this course you should be able to:

Entry requirements

Evidence of study at level 5

Working within a health and social care setting.

You will need:

If English is not your first language you will need an English language qualification. For this course you will need at least one of the following:

Fees and funding

2019/20 Fees (August 2019 - July 2020)

If this is an LBR (Learning Beyond Registration) course, and you are eligible for LBR funding, the cost is funded by HEEM (Health Education East Midlands) - check the list of LBR courses.

If you are funding your own study, the full cost of this module is £800.

For more information on payment options, please contact our Student Records and Fees team by phone on +44 (0)1332 591063 or email at

How to apply

Level 6

LBR applications

Apply directly to the University

Self-funded applications

Contact us

Learning Beyond Registration (LBR) +44 (0)1332 591992

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Additional information about your studies

Minimum numbers

Please note that this course is subject to minimum numbers in order to run.