Our MA Advanced Professional Practice has been designed for experienced professionals allows you to take a tailored route to an MA. This is ideal if you want to achieve a qualification that meets your professional CPD requirements whilst gaining academic credits. Your individual pathway is designed to meet your specific areas of interest, with the modules and assessments focused on knowledge and skills that will develop you and your organisation. Professional development Our MA Advanced Professional Practice course is aimed primarily at qualified and experienced practitioners and managers in professions that ‘work with people’. These include social work, health, social care, early years, further and higher education and other public service organisations. Your individual pathway is designed to meet your specific areas of interest, with the modules and assessments focused on knowledge and skills that will develop you and your organisation. Build towards a full MA You have the option to build towards an MA just one module at a time. Similarly, you may leave the programme with the interim awards of Postgraduate Certificate or Postgraduate Diploma. These are standalone postgraduate awards in their own right but can also be stepping stones to an MA. This is ideal if you wish to return to your studies after a break or are hesitant about committing to a full MA. There are also opportunities for you to import postgraduate modules studied at other universities, or ‘upgrade’ to M-level credits CPD undertaken through the workplace. On this course you will:
- Meet your professional CPD requirements as you gain credits towards a full MA degree.
- Explore your specific areas of interest.
- Develop your future career opportunities in a variety of professional roles.
- Study on a flexible course that fits around your current career.
Teaching We have a team of industry specialists who work together to give you the best experience during your studies. At Chichester, you’re not just a number. You’ll get to know the team and we will get to know you and your ambitions. Assessment Throughout the programme, you will experience different types of assessment which can be either be formative or summative.
Entry Requirements An honours degree at 2:2 or higher in social work, nursing, occupational therapy or other related discipline If English is not your first language then English language proficiency required is IELTS 6.5 (with no element less than 5.5) – or equivalent qualification Relevant professional experience required
English language requirements
If English is not your first language then English language proficiency required is IELTS 6.5 (with no element less than 5.5) – or equivalent qualification
Fees and funding
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