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Full time September MA Full-time: 24 months
Social Work (32)

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Are you passionate about making a positive impact in a diverse society? The Social Work MA programme is your gateway to a rewarding career where you can help those in need. Gain deep insights into human life and the world around us as you explore topics such as social justice, equality, and building relationships. With placements in local social care agencies, you'll develop practical skills and make professional connections. Our programme, regulated by Social Work England, prepares you for practice in both Adults and Children's Services. Entry requirements include a 2:1 degree (or international equivalent), GCSE English and maths, and relevant work experience. Join us and make a difference!

About the course

In a world where injustice is ever more prevalent and society is ever more divided, social workers help people find their voice. A career in social work will enable you to make a positive difference in a truly diverse society.

This course will give you deep insights into human life and the world around us. You will consider topics such as social justice, equality and diversity, upholding human rights, building relationships and advocating for vulnerable people.

You'll learn how to communicate with service users, build effective relationships and create reports which you may need to present in court.

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Entry Requirements

2:1 (or international equivalent) in any discipline, plus GCSE English and maths, 4 (C) or above. We unfortunately do not accept Functional Skills or Adult Literacy and Numeracy certificates as equivalent to GCSE.

Applicants must also have three months' full-time equivalent relevant work experience (400 hours minimum).
In exceptional cases, applicants holding a 2:2 may be considered where there is evidence of extensive and relevant work experience.

If you have any further questions about work experience, including if you are struggling to gain sufficient work experience as a result of Covid-19, please contact us.


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Where is University of Nottingham
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