London South Bank University

London South Bank University

Practice Education (Social Work)

This course offers opportunities for students to develop a sound understanding and knowledge of the role as a practice educator in relation to teaching, learning, assessment and curriculum design; it enhances leadership skills by encouraging critical reflection, working with and learning from service users and carers and inter-professional learning.

Entry requirements

Applications are welcomed from those who may not have completed a first degree but who have sufficient professional experience and a record of continuous professional development (CPPD) that would make them suitable to study at this level.

Course modules

Modules include: practice education 2; curriculum perspectives; research methodology and strategy; leadership in practice education; plus optional units from the practice education pathway or the wider postgraduate framework; dissertation.

Sponsorship information

This course is normally funded through professional development budgets by your employer. Please speak with your employer regarding CPD training options.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Part-time September 2016 - 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Southwark Campus Kensington and Chelsea SE1 0AA South East

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