Normally an initial degree (usually a 2.2 or above) in 1 of the social sciences and GCSE Maths grade A*-C or a Swansea University approved equivalent. All applicants will be required to demonstrate awareness and understanding of the Code of Practice for Social Care Workers. Applicants must register as a student Social Worker once accepted on to the programme. Applicants should have a minimum 210 hours social care work experience within the last 5 years. This may involve voluntary or paid work in social care with individuals, groups or communities. International applicants are required to have a minimum of IELTS 6.5, with a minimum of 6.0 in all domains, or a University approved equivalent.
Modules typically include: theories and perspectives for informing social work; social work skills and knowledge in practice; critical practice in child care and law; ethics and values in social work; undertaking and using social work research for practice; dissertation in social work research and evidence for practice; critical practice in adult care and law.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (England)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (Scotland)||2 years|
|MSc||Full-time||October 2016||GBP 6,400 per Year 1 (Wales)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Singleton Park, Swansea||Swansea||SA2 8PP||Wales|