University of Stirling
Applied Studies (Management and Leadership in Social Services)
The course allows social services managers to build on their professional experience by undertaking study in a range of management subjects. The University of Stirling offers flexible options for social services managers from across the public, voluntary and independent sectors to pursue their professional development and gain management qualifications directly relevant to their work.
A minimum of a 2nd Class Honours degree (2.1 preferred) or equivalent in a relevant subject. Applicants without these formal qualifications but with significant appropriate/relevant work/life experience are encouraged to apply.
Year 1: Managing in the context of a social services agency; managing and supervising staff; evidence informed practice and evaluation Year 2: Collaborative practice; research methods and application; managing change and innovation Year 3: From September to February students will complete the dissertation
Academic and management practice assignments form the assessment for each module, the practice being drawn from employment.
|Qualification||Study mode||Start month||Fee||Course duration|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 5,500 per Academic year (home fees)||30 months|
|MSc||Part-time||£ 11,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||30 months|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Stirling Campus||Stirling||FK9 4LA||Scotland|
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