The course is attuned to the vision of the professional capabilities framework for social workers, which anticipates that experienced social workers may pursue multiple routes to progression. Consequently, students can combine specialist components related, for example, to effective safeguarding practice, with generic elements, such as supervision, professional education and leadership, management and decision'making.
Modules include: Bringing theory and research into practice; attachment, development and transitions; adulthood, development and transitions; frameworks for effective safeguarding practice with children and families; frameworks for effective safeguarding practice with adults; practice education stage 1; practice education stage 2.
Course Additional Entry
A 1st or 2nd Class Honours degree (BA(Hons)/BSc(Hons)) or postgraduate diploma in a relevant subject to the course and a relevant professional qualification; or a professional qualification in social work and substantial current or recent experience in a relevant setting for the course. Students whose 1st language is not English should have an IELTS score of 7.0.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
2 - 6 years
|MA (Postgraduate)||£13,080 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
2 - 6 years
|MA (Postgraduate)||£5,980 Academic year. First year home fees|