Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Systemic Teaching, Training and Supervision

The programme is relevant to people from a range of agency contexts and professional disciplines including social work, mental health nursing, psychology, medicine, occupational therapy, counselling, psychiatry and health visiting. It offers opportunities for developing knowledge and skills of a range of theoretical and practice approaches including systemic, collaborative, narrative and solution-focused modalities. These can be applied in a range of professional practice contexts. The course emphasises transferable knowledge and skills and is designed to maximize opportunities to find a fit between these and students' own practice contexts and client groups.

Entry requirements

Honours degree with a minumum classification of a 2.2; applicants without a degree but with relevant professional qualification considered. English language requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: dissertation; practitioner and supervisor: distinctions and connections; training, practice and educational grammar; reflexive processes in the practices of learning.

Sponsorship information

Bursaries for Social Work students may be available from local CCETSW consortium.


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

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
City Centre Campus Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST North East

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Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 243 7900