Social work education at Goldsmiths has a long and distinguished record. We provide a thriving research environment in which the research interests of staff are enormously varied, including: child protection;...Read more
Our PhD in Social Work offers you a unique opportunity to undertake research in a variety of social and health contexts. You may be interested in the experiences of looked after children, the care of...Read more
A PhD is the highest academic award for which a student can be registered. This programme allows you to explore and pursue a research project built around a substantial piece of work, which has to show...Read more
This course has a long tradition of making a tangible difference to the lives of others, with recent research centring on issues surrounding safeguarding and suicide-prevention in the internet age, kinship...Read more
Our PhD Social Work programme enables you to undertake a research project that will improve understanding of Social Work. This postgraduate research programme in social work gives students the opportunity...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:
Expertly designed, the PhD in Social Policy and Social Work is best suited to those who are interested in gaining specialist understanding of social policy and social work concerning violence, race and gender. ...Read more
Studying Social Policy will enable you to understand the causes of social problems and what governments attempt to do about them. As an academic subject, social policy gained prominence in British universities...Read more
We offer research supervision across a broad range of topics. We are especially interested in applications that include proposals to investigate the social dimensions of environmental issues in the countries...Read more
A research degree provides the opportunity to investigate a topic in depth, and contribute new knowledge to your discipline. A PhD involves demonstrating through original research or other advanced scholarship...Read more
The School for Policy Studies links theory, policy and practice in a multidisciplinary, research-intensive environment. Our research engages with and influences national and international policy. ...Read more
In this course, from theory and practice in wellbeing to the challenges of social work practice in safeguarding, mental health, adoption and reflective practice to the exploration of extraordinary childhoods,...Read more
The social work group in the Centre for Social policy (CSP), a key component of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences is committed to excellence in research that develops knowledge about social...Read more
Social work researchers have excellent links with professional and social work services in statutory and voluntary sectors. The research interests of staff cover the full range of applied service specialisms...Read more
In this course, you will have the opportunity to be supervised by leading researchers in your field and take advantage of our rich Researcher Development programme which will help you to develop the skills...Read more
Social Work and Social Care will give you the opportunity to pursue your particular research interest relating to your academic or professional ambitions.
Our students are currently investigating topics...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
Education, Social Work and Community Education PhD
Great emphasis is given to research in our School, particularly applied interdisciplinary research and development which influences and supports policy and practice.
We are particularly well placed in...Read more
Tailor your PhD in Social Work to your interests, choosing from a diverse range of areas. The University of Warwicks Centre for Lifelong Learning provides a rich and supportive transdisciplinary academic...Read more