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Full time | University of Greenwich (Greenwich Campus) | 2 years | SEP

Study mode

Full time

Duration

2 years

Start date

SEP

Key information
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Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Social Work

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

The master's in Social Work will help you to develop the skills and resilience to meet challenging roles. You will learn how to advise and support people at times of difficulty and deal with a wide range of problems. We offer a variety of inspiring and motivating learning activities led by academics, expert practitioners and service users. This involves the opportunity to learn with students from other health and social care disciplines. By the end of the course, you will have developed your skills in line with Knowledge and Skills Statements for either adults or children and families social work. You will also have a vision towards the Assessed and Supported Year in Practice. You will attend two work placements: 70 days in your first year and 100 days in your second year. These will be in contrasting settings and with groups of people with differing needs.

Modules

The aim of this module is to enable students to further develop their understanding of human growth and development, evaluate its application to social work practice, using established psychological theories and reflect upon issues that pertain to it across the life cycle and beyond.

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK students

For this course (per year)

5,000

International fees
Course fees for EU and international students

For this course (per year)

7,550

Entry requirements

Applicants should have: A good honours degree (2:2 or above) from a UK university or an equivalent qualification; GCSE English and mathematics at grade C or above, or equivalent; A minimum of one year's full-time or part-time experience or equivalent in a social care or advocacy related activity, either paid or voluntary.

Department profile

At the University of Greenwich, we’re proud that our students have ranked us in the WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2022 as the top university in the UK for postgraduate study. You'll learn from expert teaching staff with close connections to industry and prepare yourself for global opportunities. With over 100 years history of delivering education the Faculty is proud of its long-established reputation for providing high quality education and...more

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