Social Policy MA

University of Central Lancashire

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( 4.0) 1081 reviews


Course info

Social Policy has been defined as the study of the collective and individual procedures through which people gain access to life-enhancing and sustaining experiences such as education, health care, housing, income during periods of cessation and interruption of earnings, and the care associated with the loss of autonomy and independence. UCLans MA Social Policy postgraduate degree will be of benefit to professionals working in the world of social welfare, to graduates in Social Policy or a ... READ MORE

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Full time | Preston Campus | 1 year | JAN, SEP

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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89th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
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75th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
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25th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
43rd

Start date and duration

Start date
JAN, SEP
Full Time
1 year

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, December 2018

Tuition fees

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£6,700 per year
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£12,950 per year
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Latest Social Policy / Administration reviews

Social Policy / Administration
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Sharon French
18 Dec 17

Community and Social Care: Policy and Practice BA (Hons)

I studied at runshaw adult college for FE and yr 1. And now attend yr 2 & 3 at uclan. I was made to feel uclan would be...

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University of Central Lancashire
CompUniGuide ranking
75th
Student rating
( 4.0)
University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is a leading modern university based in the centre of Preston. Offering innovation, world-leading research and real-world practicality to inspire their students, the University provides a high-quality experience. The University offers over 200 postgraduate courses – both taught and research – in a range of subjects. What's more, UCLan is ranked in the top 3.7% of universities in the world, while 16 subject areas across the university have been assessed as 'world leading'. The University enjoys a community of around 20,000 students from over 120 countries, including 5,000 postgraduate students and 700 research students. As well as the main campus in Preston, there are also additional sites in Burnley, Cumbria and Cyprus.

Where you'll study

University of Central Lancashire

Preston Campus Preston
Lancashire
PR1 2HE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Preston   0.2 miles away

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