Study Mental Health

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Why choose Mental Health with Southern Cross?

Increased employment outcomes

Specialising in mental health will increase your employment outcomes, particularly in mental health leadership and management roles.

Industry relevant teaching

Designed with leading clinical and academic professionals, the courses respond to contemporary mental health research and policy.

SCU Online offers flexibility

Built with working professionals in mind, the courses are delivered in six study periods to allow you to study when and how you want.

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Take the next step towards a transformative educational experience that will set you apart from the rest.

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“We have the opportunity to improve the mental health of our communities and make them better places to live.”

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A better way to learn

We’re always looking for a better way to do things. That’s why we’re delivering our courses in six-week terms.

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