Children and Young People


Four students chat while one of them works on a laptop in a social learning area in the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine.Our MSc Child and Adolescent Mental Health and Wellbeing challenges current thinking and addresses the priorities for promoting and protecting child and adolescent mental health.

The programme examines individual differences in mental health. It focusing on the role of personal attributes in determining how children and adolescents behave and what motivates them, while also exploring the importance of early interventions.

You will discover the advantages and complexities of integrated working, examine contemporary and innovative practices, evaluate the concepts and techniques of effective leadership and change management, and enhance your knowledge and experience of research.


Foyer and stairs in the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine.

The Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine is one of the leading providers of education and training for health and social care professionals in the North West of England.

Offering some of the best facilities for health, social care and medicine students in the country, the outstanding teaching and learning resources include leading edge clinical skills facilities, an 860-seat lecture theatre, and a variety of teaching rooms and social learning spaces.

Open Days

A prospective student and her mother receive advice from a member of staff during an open day.If you are considering studying at Edge Hill University, the best way to gain an insight into the student experience is to discover our stunning campus for yourself by attending an open day.

You can tour the campus, including the halls of residence, with a student guide. There will also be opportunities to attend presentations and view subject facilities.

Alternatively, if you are unable to attend an open day, we offer a range of other events for prospective students, including monthly campus tours.

View open day dates and book your place