Edinburgh Napier University
Advanced Practice in Child Protection
This course is for qualified practitioners currently working in child protection. Students appraise health and social policy; address ethical and professional issues; and the significance of societal responses to children and young people, and the circumstances that may endanger their welfare. As part of the programme students evaluate the effectiveness of legislation; policies; and procedures; and measures designed to regulate child protection practice in a multi-agency environment; locally; nationally; and internationally.
Practising professional with an Honours degree in a science subject; or equivalent experience; current or recent experience in a child welfare or protection setting.
Year 1: Child protection in context, exploring professional roles in practice, plus 1 core module. Year 2: Research methods, child protection - risk to reality, plus 1 core module. Year 3: Dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 3,750 per Academic year (home fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Full-time||£ 9,750 per Academic year (overseas fees)||1 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 570 per Credit module (home fees)||3 years|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 1,492 per Credit module (overseas fees)||3 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Craiglockhart Campus||Edinburgh||EH14 1DJ||Scotland|
0333 900 6040