Full time See Course MA 2 years full time
Social Work (32)

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Are you passionate about making a positive impact on people's lives? Consider studying our MA in Social Work at Cardiff University. This two-year programme will equip you with the theory and practical skills needed to qualify and register as a professional social worker. With three assessed practice placements in various settings, you'll gain invaluable hands-on experience. What's more, Welsh and English students can access bursaries to support their studies. Delivered in collaboration with local authorities, service users, and carers, this accredited course will prepare you for the challenges of social work, covering areas such as ethics, law, and critical practice. No prior knowledge or degree in the subject is required, making it an ideal conversion course for career changers. Visit our website for more information on entry requirements and start your journey towards a rewarding career in social work.

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Why study this course

Study the theory and practical skills of social work, and gain the training required to qualify and register as a social worker.

Our accredited Master’s degree in Social Work is designed for graduates with at least three to four months’ relevant work experience who want to qualify as professional Social Workers.

This two-year MA Social Work is approved by Social Care Wales so when you graduate, you will be eligible for professional registration.

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Entry Requirements

This is a conversion course. Conversion courses allow you to study a subject unrelated to your undergraduate degree or current career, and support you with a change of career path. No prior knowledge or degree in the subject is required.

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