United Kingdom

Bournemouth University

101-150 th
Young University Rankings 2017
601–800 th
World University Rankings 2018
Fern Barrow, Poole, Dorset, BH12 5BB, United Kingdom

Bournemouth University

Social Care

This course gives you the opportunity to study in a high-profile and nationally recognised department and benefit from direct access to research active and internationally linked academic staff. The programme offers eight weeks in professional social care settings with local partner agencies. Students’ practice learning is formally assessed and credited as part of the course. The emphasis on the social and behavioural science disciplinary base is central to understanding people in our societies in context alongside more specific units of study that explore psychosocial perspectives across the life-course, use of self and other; theory and practice, law and social policy and personal and professional development in preparation for your practice placement opportunities. Ethics and values will be a central theme to your preparation for practice and you will address the dilemmas and tensions of working in complex, uncertain human situations. You will be re-directed to the undergraduate UCAS website section to apply for this course.

  • Qualification
    Master of Arts - MA (PG)
  • Study mode
    Full-time
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Start date
    2018-09-01
  • Location
    Main Site,Poole