Social Work MSc

University of the West of Scotland

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OVERVIEWOur MSc Social Work is a professionally accredited, two-year full time conversion masters degree allowing you to develop the practical skills and knowledge you need to play a crucial role in improving people’s lives.The MSc offers a challenging and stimulating range of learning opportunities that will equip you with the key attributes necessary to work effectively in an increasingly globalised and pluralistic working environment.The MSc in Social Work at UWS builds upon a long tradition ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
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106th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
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109th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
21st

Start date and duration

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2 years

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Tuition fees

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£6,500 per year
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Latest Social Work reviews

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20 Feb 17

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27 Feb 16

So far, my experience with the university is great. From the lecturers who always give great feedback to ensure you get...

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Where you'll study

University of the West of Scotland

High Street Paisley
Renfrewshire
PA1 2BE United Kingdom Nearest train station: Paisley Canal  0.2 miles away

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