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Doctorate Social Work Specialisms

18 degrees at 11 universities in the UK.

Primary and Community Care PhD

Primary and Community Care PhD

This research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and independent research skills which are honed...Read more
(4.3)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,600 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,300 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health 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
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry PhD

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry PhD

The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry which has a diverse research programme studying both common and rarer, severe disorders that start in childhood often persisting into adulthood. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,850 per year (UK/EU)

Childhood Studies DChild

Childhood Studies DChild

The Doctorate in Childhood Studies (DChild) aims to enable experienced professionals working with children and/or young people to build on their professional expertise by developing skills in critical...Read more
(4)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £5,500 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

  • Sociological Approaches to Understanding Children and Childhood- Core
  • Quantitative Research: Methods, Data and Theory- Core
  • Qualitative Research: Methods, Data and Theory- Core
  • Psychological Approaches to Researching Childhood- Core
  • Children?s Rights: Research and Practice- Core
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Older People’s Health and Complex Conditions PhD

Older People’s Health and Complex Conditions PhD

This research degree is an internationally recognised degree signifying high levels of achievement in research. It develops extensive subject expertise and independent research skills which are honed...Read more
(4.3)
  • 4 years Full time degree: £4,600 per year (UK/EU)
  • 8 years Part time degree: £2,300 per year (UK/EU)

Community Care PhD

Community Care 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
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MD (Res)

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry MD (Res)

The Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry which has a diverse research programme studying both common and rarer, severe disorders that start in childhood often persisting into adulthood. ...Read more
(4.1)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £5,700 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,850 per year (UK/EU)

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities PhD

Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities PhD

Please note that for 2018 entry, all our post-graduate programmes close to new applications at 23:59 hrs on Tuesday 3 July 2018. Applications received after this time will only be considered for the 2019 entry. ...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree
  • 5 years Part time degree

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)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £8,610 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £4,305 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

This course 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
(3.3)
  • 84 months Part time degree: £3,246 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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
(4)
  • 4 years Full time degree
  • 8 years Part time degree

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
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 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: £5,060 per year (UK/EU)
  • 2 years Part time degree: £2,530 per year (UK/EU)

Dementia Studies PhD

Dementia Studies PhD

The Research at Worcester has grown significantly in the last 10 years as the University itself has expanded. As a research student, students will join a vibrant student community in our Research School...Read more
(3.8)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

Mental Health PhD

Mental Health PhD

A research degree gives you the chance to pursue a research project based around your own passions and interests, leading to a qualification which can open the door to an academic career or boost employment...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)

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
(3.3)
  • 7 years Part time degree: £3,246 per year (UK/EU)

Modules

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: £5,060 per year (UK/EU)
  • 5 years Part time degree: £2,530 per year (UK/EU)

Children and Young People PhD

Children and Young People PhD

This research degree gives you the chance to pursue a research project based around your own passions and interests, leading to a qualification which can open the door to an academic career or boost employment...Read more
(4.5)
  • 3 years Full time degree: £4,260 per year (UK/EU)
  • 6 years Part time degree: £2,130 per year (UK/EU)
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