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Course summary

Enhance your professional social work skills and further your career by honing your skills in critical reflection, research, supervision and professional leadership. Our academic staff and practitioners bring a wealth of experience and knowledge, and our long-standing and strong ties with local authorities, charities and independent agencies ensure our courses provide the most current policy and practice in social work. Teaching staff are very supportive and do their best to ensure you succeed. Upon graduation, you will have developed the knowledge and skills to be able to apply for specialist practitioner roles and/or more advanced social work positions such as those within management.


Modules Practice Education (Stage 1) (30 credits) - Optional Practice Education (Stage 2) (30 credits) - Optional Best Interest Assesor (30 credits) - Optional Strengthening Mental Health Practice (30 credits) - Optional Critical Thinking and Analysis in Social Work (30 credits) - Optional Leadership in the Public and Community Services (15 credits) - Optional Service Delivery and Quality Improvement (15 credits) - Optional Relationship Based Practice: Advanced Intervention Skills (30 credits) - Optional Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (30 credits) - Optional Developing Research Capability (60 credits) - Compulsory

Entry requirements

An upper second class degree classification is required.  Applicants who have a lower second class classification will be considered where there is evidence of additional qualifications and or relevant work experience.

English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)6.5With at least 6.0 in each component
TOEFL (iBT)87With at least 21 in Listening & Writing
PTE Academic58With at least 51 in all components

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £10800 Year 1
England £10800 Year 1
Northern Ireland £10800 Year 1
Scotland £10800 Year 1
Wales £10800 Year 1
Channel Islands £10800 Year 1
International £13500 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.
Advanced Social Work Practice at Middlesex University - UCAS