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Advanced Social Care Practice

Athlone Institute of Technology

M.A.
36 months
Duration
750 EUR/module
750 EUR/module
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About

The Advanced Social Care Practice at Athlone Institute of Technology is dedicated to protecting and assisting the most vulnerable in our society. Social Care Workers are on the front line in attempting to address pertinent social issues like: child welfare and protection; domestic violence; mental health, etc.

Overview

Learning outcomes

The overall aim of the Master of Arts in Advanced Social Care Practice at Athlone Institute of Technology is to facilitate the professional and intellectual development of the student and her/his capacity to critically evaluate, analyse and synthesise information and to engage in further research into emerging issues in Social Care.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Behaviours that Challenge 
  • Contemporary Approaches In Intellectual Disability Practice 
  • Mental Health, Law and Policy 
  • Approaches to Supporting Families 
  • Interpersonal Conflict: Prevention & Resolution 
  • Approaches to Care with Older People

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

180 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
60
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should hold an honours degree (Level 8) in Social Care. Applicants with an honours degree (Level 8) in a cognate discipline may complete a Minor Award in a single module.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    750 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 EUR per module and a duration of 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    750 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 EUR per module and a duration of 36 months.

Funding

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