Liverpool Hope University

Liverpool Hope University

Social Work

The programme aims to produce competent, reflective, analytical and research-minded social workers, who are vocationally qualified, with advanced knowledge and skills to bring about innovations through collaborative practice and continuous learning.

Entry requirements

A 1st degree (2.1 or above) in a relevant subject area; GCSE grade C or above in mathematics or equivalent before application; plus relevant experience; enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring service and health check required; all candidates are subject to interview.

Course modules

Modules include: Law and ethics; framing social problems; methods and theories of social work interventions; practice learning opportunity; critical themes and issues influencing contemporary practice; power, partnership and professionalism; advanced research-based seminars; practice learning opportunity; practice learning; dissertation.

Assessment methods

Assessment is through a combination of methods including: essays, case study work, presentations, book/journal paper reviews and seminar work.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 26 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Hope Park Liverpool L16 9JD North West

Key information

Student Recruitment Team
Telephone number: 
0151 291 3111