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Social Work

University of the West of Scotland

Venues

Paisley Campus

Content

This MSc Social Work is a professionally accredited, two-year full time conversion master's degree allowing you to develop the practical skills and knowledge you need to play a crucial role in improving people’s lives.

The MSc offers a challenging and stimulating range of learning opportunities that will equip you with the key attributes necessary to work effectively in an increasingly globalised and pluralistic working environment.

The MSc in Social Work at UWS builds upon a long tradition of providing social work education dating back over 40 years. Social work education at UWS has a reputation second to none for promoting excellence in practice.

You can exit with a PgDip Social Work after 140 Credits

Entry Requirements

You will normally have an existing honours degree at 2:1 or above in a relevant social science discipline.

The Scottish Social Service Council require all applicants to demonstrate that they have literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to the National 5 in English and Maths.

All applicants will be interviewed before being offered a place on this MSc.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Faculty

School of Education and Social Sciences

Department

Social Sciences

SCQF Level

11

Website

www.uws.ac.uk