Social Work MA

Middlesex University

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OverviewThe Masters in Social Work is an academic and professional qualification where you will experience an integration of practice and research. Social workers have a key role in working with other professionals to offer support to some of societys most vulnerable citizens.Why study MA Social Work at Middlesex University?This innovative and accelerated postgraduate social work course, approved by Social Work England, offers the opportunity to engage with an intensive and immersive programme ... READ MORE

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14 months


Entry requirements

Students normally require an upper second class degree (2:1). Relevant experience requirement. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to the profession with previous paid or voluntary work experience of at least three months. This should have been gained over the past five years in a part-time or full-time basis. We consider experience to be relevant where you have been in a responsible position looking after the welfare of children or vulnerable adults. We have presented a few examples below of the sorts of experience we might consider. Example 1: I have been working as a care assistant in a residential home for older people for the past 6 months. Example 2: I have been volunteering at my local church run youth centre most Saturdays for the last year offering advocacy and support to young people who are asking for help. Example 3: I have volunteered at a help-line offering support to members of the community. Further requirements: GCSE Maths and English at grade C or higher or an equivalent qualification; Enhanced DBS check; You are also required to provide evidence of study within the last 5 years.

Tuition fees

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£9,852 per year

More info: Full-time students: £11,500 (14 months).

Students from Domestic
Students from Other UK
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Students from Channel Islands
£14,400 per year

More info: Full-time students: £16,800 (14 months).

Students from EU EU Students
£14,400 per year

More info: Full-time students: £16,800 (14 months).

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Social Work
Student Reviewer
09 Dec 19

Social Work BA (Hons)

Generally, my university experience has been a wonderful...
Student Reviewer
14 Dec 18

Social Work BA (Hons)

Even though i live at home mdx uni hasnt made me feel restricted in what i can and cant do, haven't missed out at all...

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Middlesex University
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Middlesex is a campus university based in leafy North London only 25 minutes from the buzz of central London. It has been excelling in teaching for over 130 years and boasts international campuses in Dubai and Mauritius. Their industry led, contemporary courses and practice-based teaching will help you to excel in the job market and become a leader in your field. Middlesex’s teaching is informed by the needs of industry, so you’ll develop the real-world subject knowledge and professional skills you’ll need for your future career. Academics are expert practitioners and researchers who provide a wealth of experience as well as a global network for their students.

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Middlesex University

Hendon Campus The Burroughs Barnet
NW4 4BT United Kingdom Nearest tube station: Hendon Central  0.2 miles away Nearest train station: Hendon  0.5 miles away

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