University of Edinburgh

University of Edinburgh

Advanced Professional Studies (Adult Protection)

This programme is intended for experienced practitioners (minimum 2 years' post-qualifying experience) from a range of relevant agencies providing services to adults at risk of harm. Students develop confidence and competence within the complex field of adult protection in order to practice autonomously and collaboratively with individuals from a variety of professional backgrounds. Students acquire up-to-date knowledge of theory, policy and practice in relation to adults who may be at risk or pose a risk within society in order to assume leadership and professional development roles in their workplace.

Course modules

Assessment methods

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 5,500 per Year 1 (International) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 2,700 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Edinburgh Edinburgh EH8 9JU Scotland

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