University of Lincoln
Advanced Development in Social Work
Applicants are normally expected to have a 2.1 Honours degree in social work (or related subject if social work does not exist as a university subject in your country). A professional licence as a social worker if required in their own country and a year of full-time work experience in the social work sector. They also require 1 year of full-time work experience in the social sector. English competence equivalent to 6.5 Academic IELTS (including 6.5 in speaking and writing).
Semester 1 (University of Lincoln, UK): critical knowledge and perspectives on society; advanced theories, methods and interventions; communication and creativity in social work; working within social and public spaces.
Semester 2 (Aalborg University, Denmark): power relations and actor perspectives; problem-based approaches in social work; field study (power relations and actor perspectives in everyday social work).
Summer school (Paris West University, France): practice-oriented research in social work.
Semester 3 (Technical University of Lisbon, Portugal): globalisation, migrations and cultural diversity; globalised social work and sustainable development; professional ethics and human rights; social administration and social entrepreneurship; social work research methods.
Semester 4 (all countries): research project.
Drawing on the philosophy of continuous assessment, most modules will be assessed by 2 assignments, generally 1 written and 1 presentation or project-based, in order to encourage a wide range of academic and professional competences.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|European Master's||Full-time||September 2016||EUR 4,500 per Year 1 (EU)||22 months|
|European Master's||Full-time||September 2016||EUR 9,000 per Year 1 (International)||22 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Lincoln (Main Site)||Lincoln||LN6 7TS||East Midlands|
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