You can protect the most vulnerable members of our society and make a positive impact for social justice in the dynamic, challenging and rewarding field of social work.
You’ll earn both a master’s degree and the opportunity to qualify as a registered social worker in this intensive two-year, full-time programme – and develop your skills with the full support of our professional, experienced and dedicated staff. At GCU, you’ll be part of a thriving and diverse community that’s driven by a shared belief in global engagement, social responsibility and a commitment to the common good.
This challenging Social Work programme from Glasgow Caledonian University provides an accelerated route to qualification over two years. Successful students will draw on a combination of academic and practice experience, enabling them to study effectively at the master’s level.
Our graduates go on to a range of rewarding and impactful roles across the public, private and third sectors. Whether you choose to work with adults or children, as part of a team or in a specialist setting, in research or clinical practice – you’ll be prepared to make a real difference in the world around you.
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- Practising Social Work Law
- Situating Social Work
- Theorising for Social Work
- Practicing Social Work Skills and Knowledge
- Researching for Social Work
- Making Professional Identity
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- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesSocial Work Sociology View 251 other Masters in Social Work in United Kingdom
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- UK honours degree 2:1 (or equivalent) in an area of social science and substantial relevant practice experience.
- Subject to PVG and/or occupational health check.
- If successful, you will be shortlisted and invited for interview.
- Academic IELTS score of 7.0 (or equivalent) with no element below 6.5.
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International14500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14500 GBP per year during 24 months.
National7000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 7000 GBP per year during 24 months.
- RUK: £7,000
Living costs for Glasgow
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.