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Applied Social Studies (Dual Diagnosis) PgCert

Applied Social Studies (Dual Diagnosis) PgCert

Key information
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Qualification type

Postgraduate Certificate

Subject areas

Social Work Social Studies Health Related Issues: Counselling

Course type

Taught

Course Summary

This programme is designed to meet the continuing professional development needs of those staff working in the care professions (social work, psychology, education, nursing, teaching, medicine, etc). They present opportunities to study a range of areas including direct practice in child care, management and leadership within organisations, family therapy and adult mental health at postgraduate level. In addition, they aim to maintain educational coherence whilst covering diversity and choice.

Continuing professional registration in social work is predicated on continuing professional development, which this programme and its pathways offer. The DHSSPS has directed that social workers demonstrate their competence covered in the curricula of this programme and its pathways. Queen's postgraduates reap exceptional benefits. Unique initiatives, such as Degree Plus and Researcher Plus bolster our commitment to employability, while innovative leadership and executive programmes alongside sterling integration with business experts helps our students gain key leadership positions both nationally and internationally.

Different course options

Study mode

Part time

Duration

1 year

Start date

SEP-19

Modules

Introduction to Dual Diagnosis (20 Credits) - Core
Assessment and Intervention in Dual Diagnosis (20 Credits) - Core
Working with Specific Service User Groups (20 Credits) - Core

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£1,967

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£5,202

International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)

£5,467

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)

£12,227

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have a 2.2 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Equivalent qualifications include the Pre-2007 Post-Qualifying Award in Social Work. Where this is not met, applicants must show that their experience and qualifications enable them to study at postgraduate level through the uptake of references and through completing a reflective assignment on their practice.