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University of Birmingham

University of Birmingham

18 courses available

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Social Policy PhD

Social Policy PhD

We offer two types of research degree: an MPhil or a PhD - in any of the disciplines represented in our department, including social policy, criminology and sociology. In the School of Social Policy...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

Inclusion (Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) MA/Postgraduate Certificate

Inclusion (Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) MA/Postgraduate Certificate

This specialist pathway will provide you with an opportunity to develop your understanding of inclusive practice by focusing on the distinctive learning needs of pupils with Social, Emotional and Behavioural...Read more
  • 12 months Distance without attendance degree: 3,540 per year (UK)
  • Inclusion: Universal and Specialist Approaches (20 Credits) - Core
  • Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties and Mental Health: Strategies, Interventions and Approaches (20 Credits) - Core
  • Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties and Mental Health: Identification, Assessment and Provision (20 Credits) - Core
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Social Work MA

Social Work MA

The MA Social Work programme offers professional training that will prepare you to register with the Social Work England as a professional social worker. The MA in Social Work is an exciting programme...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 6,986 per year (UK)
  • Social identity, citizenship and social work practice
  • Theory, Methods and Practice
  • Law for professional practice
  • Placement
  • Social Work skills, values and approaches
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Social Policy MPhil

Social Policy MPhil

We offer two types of research degree: an MPhil or a PhD - in any of the disciplines represented in our department, including social policy, criminology and sociology. In the School of Social Policy...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

MSc/PGDip/PGCert Advanced Child Protection Studies (distance learning)

MSc/PGDip/PGCert Advanced Child Protection Studies (distance learning)

This masters programme in Advanced Child Protection Studies is designed to develop students’ specialist knowledge within the field of child protection and safeguarding. This programme aims to equip you...Read more
  • 30 months Distance without attendance degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • 18 months Distance without attendance degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • Risk, Analysis and Decision Making (30 Credits) - Core
  • Law, Policy and Inter-agency Working (30 Credits) - Core
  • Help, Support and Direct Work (30 Credits) - Core
  • Organizations, Systems and Leadership (30 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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Doctor of Social Work

Doctor of Social Work

The Doctor of Social Work is designed for social workers and for those wanting to undertake a professional doctorate in the field of Social Work and Social Care. The Doctor of Social work is a professional...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,565 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,283 per year (UK)
  • Social Research Methods (I)
  • Research Design
  • Thesis
  • Social Research Methods (II)
  • Dissertation
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MA Social Research (Social Policy)

MA Social Research (Social Policy)

Within the public sector, there is an increasing emphasis on ‘evidence-based policy-making’ and on the critical review of policy-making and its impacts. The MA Social Research (Social Policy) will provide...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,905 per year (UK)
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation- Core
  • Foundations in Qualitative Research (20 Credits) - Core
  • Philosophy of Social Science Research (20 Credits) - Core
  • Fundamentals in Quantitative Research Methods (20 Credits) - Core
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MA Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice)

MA Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice)

The MA Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) is for those who have practice experience in the fields of social work, health and social care or criminal justice, and who are interested...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,905 per year (UK)
  • Fundamentals in Quantitative Research Methods- Core
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics- Core
  • Philosophy of Social Science Research- Core
  • Issues and Debates in Social Work- Core
  • Foundations in Qualitative Research- Core
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Mental Health (Youth/Interdisciplinary Mental Health) MSc

Mental Health (Youth/Interdisciplinary Mental Health) MSc

Our interdisciplinary Mental Health MSc focuses on Youth Mental Health, integrating the latest research and policy into teaching and practice. Our MSc in Mental Health, with a strong focus on Youth Mental...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,905 per year (UK)
  • Mental Health 1 - Principles of Mental Health and Disorder (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research Methods in Mental Health (20 Credits) - Core
  • Mental Health 2 - Youth Mental Health (20 Credits) - Core
  • Research Dissertation in Mental Health (60 Credits) - Core
  • Research placement
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MPhil Social Work and Social Care

MPhil Social Work and Social Care

We offer two types of research degree: an MPhil or a PhD – that consider topics, organisations or concepts relating to social work and social care services. In the School of Social Policy we offer much...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,565 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,283 per year (UK)

PhD Social Work and Social Care

PhD Social Work and Social Care

We offer two types of research degree: an MPhil or a PhD – that consider topics, organisations or concepts relating to social work and social care services. In the School of Social Policy we offer much...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,565 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,283 per year (UK)

PGDip Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice)

PGDip Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice)

The MA Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) is for those who have practice experience in the fields of social work, health and social care or criminal justice, and who are interested...Read more
  • 9 months Full time degree: 6,540 per year (UK)
  • 18 months Part time degree: 3,270 per year (UK)
  • Fundamentals in Quantitative Research Methods- Core
  • Philosophy of Social Science Research- Core
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics- Core
  • Foundations in Qualitative Research- Core
  • Dissertation- Core
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PGDip Social Research (Social Policy)

PGDip Social Research (Social Policy)

Within the public sector, there is an increasing emphasis on ‘evidence-based policy-making’ and on the critical review of policy-making and its impacts. The MA Social Research (Social Policy) will provide...Read more
  • 9 months Full time degree: 6,540 per year (UK)
  • 18 months Part time degree
  • Foundations in Qualitative Research- Core
  • Research Design, Practice and Ethics- Core
  • Philosophy of Social Science Research- Core
  • Fundamentals in Quantitative Research Methods- Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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MA Social Work

MA Social Work

The MA Social Work programme offers professional training that will prepare you to register with the Social Work England as a professional social worker. The MA in Social Work is an exciting course which...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 6,986 per year (UK)
  • Law for Professional Practice
  • Theory, Methods and Practice (academic assignment linked to Placement 1)
  • Social Work Skills, Values and Approaches
  • Placement 1
  • Social Identity, Citizenship and Social Work Practice
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PhD Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology

PhD Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology

In the School of Social Policy we offer much more than a degree. PhD students have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of events including Departmental Research Seminars, Research Centre Seminars,...Read more
  • 3 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 6 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

MPhil Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology

MPhil Social Policy, Sociology and Criminology

In the School of Social Policy we offer much more than a degree. PhD students have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of events including Departmental Research Seminars, Research Centre Seminars,...Read more
  • 2 years Full time degree: 4,500 per year (UK)
  • 4 years Part time degree: 2,250 per year (UK)

MA Inclusion (Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) MA/Postgraduate Certificate

MA Inclusion (Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) MA/Postgraduate Certificate

On the MA Inclusion (Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties) specialist pathway, you will develop the key skills and expertise to meet the needs of pupils with SEBD. This specialist pathway will...Read more
  • 36 months Distance without attendance degree: 6,810 per year (UK)
  • Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties and Mental Health: Strategies, Interventions and Approaches (20 credits)* (20 Credits) - Core
  • Social, Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties and Mental Health: Identification, Assessment and Provision (20 credits)* (20 Credits) - Core
  • Inclusion: Universal and Specialist Approaches (20 Credits) - Core
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MA Social Policy

MA Social Policy

Social Policy seeks to not only understand the social world; but seeks to change it for the better through practical action. Human well-being can be delivered through a range of public, private and voluntary...Read more
  • 1 year Full time degree: 9,810 per year (UK)
  • 2 years Part time degree: 4,905 per year (UK)
  • Philosophies of Welfare: creating new societies (20 Credits) - Core
  • Poverty, Wealth and Inequality (20 Credits) - Core
  • Dissertation (60 Credits) - Core
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