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Social Work (subject to approval)

Edinburgh Napier University

Venues

Craiglockhart Campus

Content

This new course is designed for graduates who wish to qualify as a social worker within a two-year time frame.

The course is unique in that it has been developed alongside the MSc Physiotherapy and MSc Occupational Therapy programmes to prepare you to work effectively within the complex and rapidly evolving environment of health and social care. The Simulation and Clinical Skills Centre provides the facilities to develop your skills in realistic settings including the home environment. Being both intellectually challenging and practical, this programme will prepare you for the real world of social work within the areas of Children and Families, Criminal Justice and Adult social work. You’ll enter the workplace as a confident, competent and autonomous social worker, equipped to lead the delivery of personalised and responsive services, which place individuals and families at the centre of their care and support.

Entry Requirements

An Honours degree at 2:2, preferably in a relevant social science subject, such as psychology, sociology, criminology and human geography. Evidenced study in the area of English and Maths is also required.

Start Date

January

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSW

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years

Department

Health and Social Care

SCQF Level

11