This course gives you the opportunity to study in a high-profile and nationally recognised department and benefit from direct access to research active and internationally linked academic staff. The programme offers eight weeks in professional social care settings with local partner agencies. Students' practice learning is formally assessed and credited as part of the course. The emphasis on the social and behavioural science disciplinary base is central to understanding people in our societies in context alongside more specific units of study that explore psychosocial perspectives across the life-course, use of self and other; theory and practice, law and social policy and personal and professional development in preparation for your practice placement opportunities. Ethics and values will be a central theme to your preparation for practice and you will address the dilemmas and tensions of working in complex, uncertain human situations. You will be re-directed to the undergraduate UCAS website section to apply for this course.
MA: A Bachelors Honours degree with 2:2 in any subject. If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 6.0 in each component of writing, speaking, listening and reading.
Core units: Psychosocial Perspectives Across the Life-course, Use of Self and Other; Theory & Practice, Law, Social Policy, Values and Ethics, Personal and Professional Development, Two Placements, Preparing a Master's Level Dissertation, Dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||14,500 per Year 1 (International)||1 Years|
|MA||Full-time||September 2019||6,500 per Year 1 (Home/EU)||1 Years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lansdowne Campus||BH1 3JJ||South West|
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