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Doctorate Social Work Specialisms

17 degrees at 12 universities in the UK.

Ageing and Dementia Studies Professional Doctorate

Ageing and Dementia Studies Professional Doctorate

This module aims to provide students with a rigorous framework for the development and synthesis of empirical, professional and organisational knowledge linked to ageing and dementia as the basis for...Read more
(4.4)
  • 5 years Distance without attendance degree

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

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 and...Read more
(4.3)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Youth and Community PhD

Youth and Community PhD

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
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 6 years Part time degree

Children and Young People, PhD

Children and Young People, PhD

Early years are critical in forming the behaviours that will influence our lifelong health and well-being. Rapid social and technological changes mean we now have to think differently about how we create...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health, PhD

Mental Health, PhD

Developing and evaluating effective evidence-based mental health services to support people at some of the most challenging times of their lives depends on high quality research. Over the course of your...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Refugee Care PhD

Refugee Care PhD

In this course, we offer supervision in refugee care, allowing you to undertake research that introduces a therapeutic dimension and psychosocial perspective to your work with asylum seekers and/or refugees. ...Read more
(4.3)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,630 per year (UK/EU)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £2,315 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

Dementia Studies PhD

Dementia Studies PhD

The PhD in Dementia Studies is your chance to work with these world-leading academics on the production of a thesis that makes an original contribution to knowledge development within your area of professional practice. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 4 years Part time degree

Modules

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

Our PhD Mental Health programme enables you to undertake a research project that will improve understanding of Mental Health. Our postgraduate research programmes in mental health are based on individually...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

The Mental Health research group acknowledges this current climate of policy and practice. Its members apply a multidisciplinary perspective to the investigation of key issues in current health policy...Read more
(3.9)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities PhD

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities PhD

The Centre offers excellent opportunities for full or part-time research in intellectual disability and community care leading to higher degrees. The Tizard Centre has a strong track record of attracting...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health Sciences PhD

Mental Health Sciences PhD

UCL Division of Psychiatry offers students a broad range of possible PhD supervisors to gain the skills they will need for a career in most areas of mental health research - from bench and biology to...Read more
(3.9)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,210 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,605 per year (UK/EU)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry PhD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry PhD

Overview Professor Emily Simonoff heads the Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry which has a diverse research program studying both common and rarer, severe disorders that start in childhood...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £6,100 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £3,050 per year (UK/EU)

Dementia Studies PhD

Dementia Studies PhD

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
(4.2)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

PhD in Mental Health provides you with a deeper and more critical insight into mental health theory, research and practice. A number of mental health research groups work from Lancaster University’s prestigious...Read more
(4.1)
  • 48 months Part time degree

Modules

Community Care PhD

Community Care PhD

The course offers excellent opportunities for full or part-time research in intellectual disability and community care leading to higher degrees. The Tizard Centre has a strong track record of attracting...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £3,750 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health Sciences MD(Res)

Mental Health Sciences MD(Res)

UCL Division of Psychiatry offers an exciting range of possible PhD supervisors for students to gain the skills they will need for a career in most areas of mental health research - from bench and biology...Read more
(3.9)
  • 2 years Full time degree: £5,210 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,605 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

This course offers excellent opportunities for full or part-time research in intellectual disability and community care leading to higher degrees. The Tizard Centre has a strong track record of attracting...Read more
(4.4)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,327 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,164 per year (UK/EU)
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