University of South Wales

University of South Wales

Professional Practice (Learning Disability)

The aim of this award is to transform your practice and thus improve the quality of care for service users. Module content and delivery is underpinned by the latest research evidence, which ensures that this award meets the challenges of the demanding and dynamic environments that health and social care practitioners work in today.

Entry requirements

Applicants must have an Honours degree and be a professionally qualified health or social care professional; for international students, IELTs 7.0 or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: Autistic spectrum disorder (20 credits); contemporary issues in learning disability (20 credits); advocacy (20 credits).

Assessment methods

Assessments will take the form of written assignments (one linked to publication).


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Glyntaff Campus Pontypridd CF37 4BD Wales

Key information

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