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MASocial Work

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Social Workers are solution people who can meet a challenge and function in crisis situations.

Our Master’s degree will train you to be a resilient and resourceful social worker. You will learn how to advise and support people at times of difficulty and deal with a wide range of problems.

Our students benefit from a variety of inspiring and motivating learning activities that are led by academics, expert practitioners and service users. This involves opportunities for collaborative learning with students from other health and social care disciplines.

Successful completion of this approved programme leads to eligibility to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Programme structure

Year 1
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Law and Social Work (20 credits)
Human Growth and Development For Social Work Practice (20 credits)
Social Theories for Professional Practice (20 credits)
Skills, Methods and Models of Social Work Practice (20 credits)
Research Minded Evidence Based Practice (10 credits)

Year 2
Students are required to study the following compulsory courses.

Policy, Politics and Change (10 credits)
Transition towards Professional Social Work Practice (10 credits)
Managing Risk, Complexity and Uncertainty (20 credits)
Social Work Dissertation (60 credits)

Career opportunities

We have strong partnerships with local employers to ensure high quality practice placements and potential job opportunities. This is demonstrated by the 98% of our students who are employed within six months of graduating.

Apply now! Fall semester 2020/21
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Studies commence
Sep 15, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States