Social Work, M.A. | University of Greenwich | City of London, United Kingdom
24 months
7550 GBP/year
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Meet the challenges and difficulties of modern social work with practical solutions and advice by studying a Master's in Social Work at University of Greenwich.

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Our master's in Social Work at University of Greenwich  will help you to develop the skills and resilience to meet challenging roles. You will learn how to advise and support people at times of difficulty and deal with a wide range of problems. 

What you should know about this course

  • When you complete this course you become eligible to register with Social Work England (SWE).

  • You can study full-time or part-time. Our part-time route is employment-based, and students must be sponsored by their employer.

  • We offer opportunities for continued professional development through the accreditation of Practice Educators and through workshops on the Professional Capabilities Framework (PCF) and advancing practice learning for Practice Educators.

  • Located at the University's iconic Greenwich Campus.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Law and Social Work 
  • Human Growth and Development For Social Work Practice 
  • Social Theories for Professional Practice
  • Skills, Methods and Models of Social Work Practice 
  • Research Minded Evidence Based Practice 
  • Policy, Politics and Change

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good honours degree (2:2 or above) from a UK university or an equivalent qualification
  • GCSE English and mathematics at grade C or above, or equivalent
  • A minimum of one year's full-time or part-time experience or equivalent in a social care or advocacy related activity, either paid or voluntary.

Tuition Fee

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    7550 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7550 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for City of London

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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