Solution focused interventions, NU3307 Short Course

Solution focused interventions, NU3307  Short Course

At UCLan, our post-qualifying framework (PQF) allows health and social care practitioners to continue their professional development and achieve further qualifications in their field. You have the opportunity to study individual modules in subject areas that interest you. You can select from a comprehensive and contemporary range of modules that fit your personal development and career plans; either on an individual basis or combined in a planned programme to eventually achieve a degree.

Entry and Admissions

AWARD TYPE: Short Course

STUDY MODE: Part time


COURSE LENGTH: 12 half days in the classroom over 12 weeks (20 credits at level 6) Supported by E-Learn

SCHOOL: School of Sport and Health Sciences

PARTNER COLLEGES: No Partner College

CAMPUS: Preston


Entry Requirements:

Students must be working in a clinical area relevant to the module content

Course Content

The module provides an opportunity for students to develop their knowledge and competencies in the use of a range of solution focused interventions. Students on the module will examine the underlying values and principles of solution focused brief therapy and the existing evidence base of this approach to working with clients with a range of mental health problems will be evaluated. Emphasis is placed on students developing the competence and skills required for using a range of solution focused interventions in a variety of mental health settings. Participants will critically reflect on practice and explore opportunities for further personal or professional development.

Learning Environment & Assessment

3,000 word essay

Learning outcome & aims

Core dimensions 1-6

Health and wellbeing 1-8

Information and knowledge 1-3

General 1-2

Fees & Funding

For details of the standard fee for UK/EU students studying this course please contact the Faculty of Health and Wellbeing.

For 2018/19 fees please refer to our fees page.

How to Apply

Post-registration Recruitment
Faculty of Health and Wellbeing
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
Tel. 01772 893836 or 01772 893839

Contact Details:

Course information: Lisa Broadley, Lecturer, 01772 895190,

Module information: Nick Bohannon, Senior Lecturer 01772 893709

About UCLan

Post-registration Recruitment

Faculty of Health & Wellbeing

University of Central Lancashire,
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0)1772 89 3836 / 3839