Adult Education, Community Development and Youth Work MEd/PgDip
This programme offers you the opportunity to study the theoretical and practical dimensions of adult, community and youth development. It will equip you with the skills and knowledge to work alongside...Read more
Shape the future of mental health nursing with this Masters programme which includes registration.
The Masters in Nursing (MN) is a programme designed for graduates which enables you to achieve...Read more
Global Mental Health With Specialism In Research Methods MSc
Our Global Mental Health specialisms were introduced to allow students who may have a particular interest in research methods to take their learning further and work towards a Masters within a specialised area. ...Read more
Gain the professional knowledge and skills you need to qualify and practise as a registered social worker with the ability for leadership
This new course is designed for graduates who wish...Read more
Global Mental Health with Specialism in Health Technology Assessment MSc
Our Global Mental Health specialisms were introduced to allow students who may have a particular interest in health technology assessment to take their learning further and work towards a Masters within...Read more
Global Mental Health with Specialism in Health Promotion MSc
Our Global Mental Health specialisms were introduced to allow students who may have a particular interest in health promotion to take their learning further and work towards a Masters within a specialised area. ...Read more
Our research strength is identifying the causes of mental disorders and suicide to develop clinical trials of novel complex interventions.
Mental disorders are the leading global cause of disability...Read more
This Masters degree is designed to produce graduates who can take charge of mental health service provision at a global level by helping them develop the knowledge to integrate initiatives into the wider...Read more
Based at Dumfries Campus, our staff are experts in health and social policy, with a special focus on the social, economic and cultural regeneration of rural areas.
Areas of specialism include:
This programme is designed for current and aspiring leaders and managers in childhood practice who have, or are willing, to undertake a practitioner qualification. It provides a practice-based examination...Read more
You can study an MPhil for one year or a PhD in social work or social policy over the course of three years.
You can study in any of our available research areas:
Mental Health in Children and Young People: Psychological Approaches (Online Learning) MSc
The MSc Children and Young Peoples Mental Health and Psychological Practice (Online Distance Learning) offers a unique perspective: that children and young peoples mental health and well-being is influenced...Read more
Adults with Learning Disabilities (Significant and Complex Needs) MSc
The MSc in Adults with Learning Disabilities are part-time distance learning programmes intended as continuing professional development qualifications for professional staff who wish to be research-practitioners...Read more
This course is for those who work in the field of social work, social care or allied professions. You will gain an understanding of the importance of learning in the workplace and will be able to support...Read more
This programme provides an accelerated route to qualification over two years. Successful students will draw on a combination of academic and practice experience, enabling them to study effectively at the master’s level. ...Read more
Person-Centred Practice (Mental Health and Wellbeing) MSc/ PgDip/ PgCert
The Person-Centred Practice framework enables you to study a route which best meets your professional background and future aspirations. It will appeal to a wide range of health professionals. ...Read more
At the School of Applied Social Studies, we are committed to conducting high-quality research in psychology, social work and sociology. Our policy-based and theoretically-informed empirical research reflects...Read more
This is an integrated academic and professional course which develops the intellectual and practical skills necessary for professional practice as a social worker.
We promote an understanding...Read more
Develop your leadership and applied research skills in professional practice with our suite of professional doctoral awards.
The major challenges confronting society are complex and interdisciplinary,...Read more
Our MSc Mental Health Nursing (Pre-registration) is an exciting, innovative two year pre-registration Adult Nursing course. It is the first of its kind in Scotland that is underpinned by Masters level education. ...Read more