Advanced Social Work Practice at Middlesex University - UCAS

Course summary

Why study MA/PGDip/PGCert Advanced Social Work Practice at Middlesex University? Enhance your professional social work skills and develop your capacities in critical reflection, supervision and professional leadership, so that you can practice at a specialist level and improve outcomes for users of services. Please note this programme is only open to those who already hold a professional social work qualification and are wishing to pursue further study. 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 (15 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 Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (15 credits) - Optional Risk Assessment and Management in Mental Health (15 credits) - Optional Social Inclusion and Recovery in Mental Health (15 credits) - Optional

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

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Additional fee information

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Advanced Social Work Practice at Middlesex University - UCAS