The programme offers 8 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. During the programme you will have the opportunity to undertake two practice placements, totalling 40 days of social care practice.
Applicants will normally have a 2.2 degree in any subject area, or equivalent international degree level qualification.
Modules include: Psychosocial perspectives across the life-course; use of self and other (theory and practice); law, social policy, values and ethics; personal and professional development; placements; preparing a Master's-level dissertation; dissertation.
This course is assessed through a combination of coursework and practical assessments.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|Full-time||£ 13,000 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|Full-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (EU fees)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lansdowne Campus||Bournemouth||BH1 3JJ||South West|
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