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University of Salford

Applied Social Work Practice

This course emphasises the application of skills, knowledge and research in social-work practice, with the aim of improving outcomes for service users and communities.

Entry requirements

For the MSc, PgDip or PgCert, candidates must hold: A degree, grade 2.2 or equivalent, or a professional qualification from the UK or elsewhere; or a professional qualification in social work (CQSW/DipSW). You must also be registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a social worker. Students whose 1st language is not English provide evidence of proficiency in the English language (TOEFL, IELTS or equivalent).

Course modules

Modules include: Professional practice; consolidation of professional practice; applied critical reflection assignment; working with children and young people; personalisation in practice; risk assessment and analysis in child care; risk assessment and analysis in adult social care; project management and methods of inquiry for health and social care practice; research methods; developmental supervision; the 'me' in leadership for health and social care practice; leading education in practice; dissertation.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Credit (Scotland) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Credit (Wales) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (EU) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Credit (England) 3 years
MSc Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Credit (Northern Ireland) 3 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (England) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (Scotland) 1 years
PgCert Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (Wales) 1 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (England) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (Northern Ireland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (Scotland) 2 years
PgDip Part-time September 2016 GBP 1,765 per Year 1 (Wales) 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Salford Salford M5 4WT North West

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