The study of Policy into Practice concerns the development and nature of government interventions aimed at ensuring the welfare needs of their populations are met, and the ways those interventions are put into effect. ...Read more
This is an innovative e-learning programme developed through partnerships between experts by experienced practitioners, academics and service providers in the areas of mental health, social inclusion,...Read more
This course will enable you to develop your critical abilities, linking theory and ideologies to policy and practice. You will develop an advanced understanding of social policies in a national and international context. ...Read more
Our Postgraduate Diploma in Social Science Research Methods aims to provide advanced training in research methods across the full range of the social sciences.
You will be provided with a thorough theoretical...Read more
Social Research (Local Government and Public Policy) PGDip
This programme aims to provide students with a solid foundation in a broad range of social science research methods as well as basic research skills. Students will acquire a general overview of the philosophy...Read more
This programme is aimed at both experienced practitioners from the public and voluntary sectors and those wishing to embark on a career in public service.
Todays public practitioners must demonstrate...Read more
This course explores issues and developments in social welfare from both a British and international perspective. The programme examines social policy within the context of broader political, social,...Read more
This course equips students with the skills needed to understand the new challenges of the increasingly interdependent world in which we live. This course provides an introduction to comparative social...Read more