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Explore the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on wellbeing and mental health at an individual, group and societal level with this COVID-19 - Psychological Impact, Wellbeing and Mental Health from Maudsley Learning by FutureLearn.

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Overview

Improve your understanding of the psychological impact of COVID-19

The coronavirus pandemic is placing unprecedented mental strain on people around the world. You may be caring for someone vulnerable, struggling with finances, at risk yourself, or even grieving a loved one. All our lives have been affected.

On this COVID-19 - Psychological Impact, Wellbeing and Mental Health from Maudsley Learning by FutureLearn , you’ll identify the factors specific to COVID-19 that impact our wellbeing and mental health – at an individual, group and societal level.

You’ll learn helpful strategies and advice on how to deal with the anxiety and uncertainty of COVID-19, cope with its challenges, and ultimately prepare for life after coronavirus.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you'll be able to:

  • Improve understanding of the psychological impact of COVID-19 on wellbeing and mental health in society
  • Develop knowledge of the impact of COVID-19 on me and those around me
  • Improve ability to apply knowledge around managing my own wellbeing and mental health during COVID-19
  • Improve understanding of the psychological impact of COVID-19 on my support network, work colleagues and local community
  • Engage with peers to create learning opportunities with others interested in mental health and COVID-19
  • Reflect on the experiences of others regarding COVID-19

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?
  • Week 1: The Psychological Impact of COVID-19
  • Week 2: Steps to Take to Cope with COVID-19
  • Week 3: What Next? Preparing for Life after COVID-19

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 21 days

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course would be useful for the general public as it considers the issues from a wide range of perspectives. 
  • It would benefit mental healthcare service users, carers, families, and health and social care workers, in addition to anyone else impacted by coronavirus across society. 
  • It has a special focus on healthcare workforce issues.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 21 days.
  • National

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 USD per year during 21 days.

It's free to join and study this course, you have the option to upgrade and receive a digital and printed certificate for $39. Additional benefits can be reached via the Unlimited FutureLearn product. 

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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