University of Birmingham
Policy into Practice
2.1 Honours degree or an equivalent professional qualification. Participants with relevant work of employment experience will also be considered. Applicants can satisfy English language requirements in 2 ways: by holding an English language qualification to the right level; by taking and successfully completing an English courses for international students.
The programme consists of 4 compulsory modules: Sectors and services in British social policy; international social policy; human resources (managing people in times of global change; urban poverty and development; 2 optional modules from: introduction to applied social research; researching social policy; social policy (beyond welfare?); new migration and super diversity; social policy into practice (learning through volunteering); managing public money; social analysis of poverty development; understanding organisations; social marketing for social justice; introduction to disaster management; dissertation.
Masters students undertake a 10,000 word dissertation on a subject of their choice. Each student is allocated an experienced specialist supervisor, selected for their experience of both the subject matter and supervision.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 13,860 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|PgDip||Full-time||September 2016||GBP 10,395 per Year 1 (International)||1 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Edgbaston Campus||Birmingham||B15 2TU||West Midlands|
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