Advanced Professional Practice in Social Work (Adults) MA

Middlesex University
In London (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Master
  • London (England)
  • Duration:
    5 Years
  • When:
    October
Description

This degree is aimed at qualified social workers practicing or wanting to specialise in social work. They are underpinned by the new Professional Capabilities Framework and by the following:



Evidence informed research and practice and critical and reflective practice, linked to contemporary policy and legislative frameworks

Empowerment and anti oppressive, practice enhancing outcomes for users of services

Professional identity and leadership with an interdisciplinary focus and in a multi professional, multi agency context.

Whatever your sector or career stage, we believe the programme's emphasis on evidence informed practice, combined with a relationship based focus, will be of great interest to social work practitioners.



A Postgraduate Diploma or MA Advanced Professional Practice in Social Work offers significant career benefits, as...

Important information
What are the course objectives?

Requirements: Interviews, entrance tests, portfolios and auditions Entry onto this course does not require an interview, portfolio or audition.

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
October
London
The Burroughs, NW4 4BT, London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Social Work
Leadership
IT
IT for adults
Communication Skills
Critical Thinking
Health
Communication
Social Workers
Skills
Community
Transferable skills
Community services
Intervention Skills

Course programme

The Postgraduate Diploma is 120 credits and the MA award is 180 credits.

For both awards, all students will study 60 credits from the following module options:

Critical Thinking and Analysis (30 credits)
Relationship Based Practice: Advanced Intervention Skills (30 credits)
Professional Supervision for Public and Community Services (30 credits)
Leadership for Public and Community Services (15 credits)
Service Development and Quality Improvement (15 credits)
As well as the following pathway specific modules:

Safeguarding and Supporting Adults (30 credits)
Best Interest Assessor (30 credits)
Students who exit the programme at this point will be awarded a Postgraduate Diploma Advanced Professional Practice in Social Work (Adults).

MA students only will study the following module:

Developing new research capability (60 credits)
Students who exit the programme at this point will be awarded an MA Advanced Professional Practice in Social Work (Adults).

Additional information

FEES INTERNATIONAL
International Student
£84 per taught credit