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Social Work

University of Salford

M.A.
24 months
Duration
14634 GBP/year
6750 GBP/year
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About

Social Work degree offered at University of Salford opens up a challenging and rewarding career in social work, social justice and political activism within the diverse field of social care.

Overview

Social Work degree offered at University of Salford develops critical analysis, open debate, questioning and dismantling of conceptual frameworks. If you want professional social work training founded on principles of empowerment and social justice look no further.

You will qualify as a professional social worker while gaining a master's degree.

Employment 

This course provides the professional social work qualification which enables graduates to work in any area of social work practice, including the statutory, voluntary and private sectors.When you qualify you would enter social work which then offers you the opportunity to undertake post-qualifying training to enable you to progress in an area of social work which interests you – such as mental health or child protection. One of the joys of having a social work qualification is that there is no typical trajectory. It allows you the scope and freedom to forge your own career path in-line with your personal motivation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Professional Social Work
  • Human Growth and Development Across the Life Course
  • Social Work Law Policy and Practice
  • Safeguarding in Social Work Practice
  • Understanding social work research
  • Research in Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should submit your application at least one month before your course starts.

Language

English

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

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).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have an undergraduate honours degree normally at 2:1 or above.
  • GCSE: English & Mathematics at grade C or above
  • As part of the application process, you may be invited to an interview. The interview will include a written test, group activity, role play scenario, and a series of individual interview questions.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14634 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14634 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    6750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6750 GBP per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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