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Courses from Glasgow Caledonian University

Program description

Social work masters degreeThe MSc Social Work (professional qualification route) Masters degree programme aims to equip graduates with the necessary knowledge and skills to qualify as effective and critical social work practitioners.

Through a mixture of academic and practice-based modules, graduates will apply the necessary independent learning skills required to become reflective, research-minded and professionally accountable social workers. Working from a strongly developed value base, the programme places a particular emphasis on the principles of anti-oppressive and empowering practice.

The programme runs over two years and provides an accelerated route to professional qualification in comparison to the four year undergraduate Honours degree.

Topics of study in this MSc Social Work (professional qualification route) degree include:

  • Social Work Contexts & Concepts;
  • Law & Social Work;
  • Values, Ethics & Empowerment;
  • Learning for Practice
  • Interprofessional studies for Social Work
  • reflective Practice & Risk

Admission requirements

Students wishing to study the MSc Social Work (professional qualification route) programme should meet the following requirements:

  • Honours degree
  • one year's relevant experience in the social care field or related areas.
  • English Proficiency - Academic IELTS test with a score of at least 7.0 or by holding another recognised qualification.

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Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University

Glasgow Caledonian University is a vibrant multi-cultural university with state-of-the-art learning facilities. GCU has a wide range of accreditations with industry links in the private, public and third sectors, helping to ensure that 95% of our graduates are in employment...

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Good day, I went through the MSc Social Work programme and I find it interesting because am almost rouding up my LL.B degree and I would like to take this course because its some what in line with my paasion for Inyeenational Law and interaction with the society. I would like to get more information about this course and know if slot will be ava...
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