University of Edinburgh
This programme offers you a professional qualification recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council and the General Social Care Council, and eligibility for registration as a social worker.
2.1 Honours degree, or its international equivalent, in a relevant discipline is usually preferred, but other qualifications may be considered; candidates must be able to demonstrate knowledge and experience of social work and a sound motivation to train as a social worker, preferably through a period of paid or voluntary work in a social-care or social-work setting; students should normally have at least 1 year�s workplace experience before applying; applicants whose 1st language is not English require: IELTS 7.0 (with at least 6.0 in each module); TOEFL internet-based test 100 (with at least 20 in each module); PTE(A) 67 (with at least 56 in each of the communicative skills sections); or CPE grade B or CAE grade A.
1st year courses: Social work in communities; social work with individuals and families; understanding care and control in social work; working with self and others 1 (skills, theories and methods); doing social work research; professional social work practice 1. 2nd year courses: Working with risk, trust and complexity in social work; professional social work practice 2; dissertation.
ESRC; university studentships; employer sponsorship; non-EU students can apply for ORS awards.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSW||Full-time||£ 8,100 per Academic year (home fees)||21 months|
|MSW||Full-time||£ 16,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||21 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|University of Edinburgh||Edinburgh||EH8 9JU||Scotland|
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