Online Short Course Introduction to Master's-Level Study

University of Kent

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Our Continued Professional Development (CPD) short courses give you the opportunity to enhance your professional skills or gain a university qualification.Introduction to Masters-Level StudyThe Introduction to Masters-Level Study (Academic Threshold Concept) introduces introduces you to the concepts and skills required for successful study of the Master’s programmes delivered by Digital and Lifelong Learning. This is an online short course, attendance is not required.To access it you will be ... READ MORE

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71st / 95
CUG ranking
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47th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP
Distance/Online
9 months

Entry requirements
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Stage 1: Registered Social Worker; 2 years post - qualification experience (working at experienced social worker level); Have an allocated assessor (PEPS Stage 2 or Practice Teaching Award) provided by the sponsoring agency. Stage 2: Successful completion of Stage 1; Opportunity to work with a second learner; Have an allocated assessor (PEPS Stage 2 or Practice Teaching Award) provided by the sponsoring agency.

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More info: You can purchase Parts 1 & 2 at a total cost of £100 (this is a non-credit bearing option). For those wishing to go on to gain academic credit, the cost for Part 3 is £550..

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CUG ranking
47th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
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The University of Kent is a leading international higher education institution, with a reputation for academic excellence and the unofficial title of the UK’s ‘European university’. With postgraduate centres in Paris and Brussels alongside the Canterbury and Medway main campuses, students will find that the university is the perfect place to sharpen their focus and broaden their horizons as they continue their studies. The university is dedicated to both geographic and lifestyle flexibility, with the majority of its courses available to complete on part or full-time basis in addition to a cross-border learning journey. Students can also select from a range of short courses or remote learning offerings and can often choose between a September or January start date to suit their needs.

Where you'll study

University of Kent

Recruitment and Admissions Office Registry Canterbury
Kent
CT2 7NZ United Kingdom Nearest train station: Canterbury West  0.6 miles away