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Year of Entry 2019/20
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Advanced Adult Social Work

Part-time Social work

Everything you need to know...

How long will I study? 1 Year
Where will I study? Collegiate Campus
When do I start? September 2019

How you learn

Course leaders and tutors

Mandy Cecchinato
Mandy Cecchinato
Senior Lecturer, Children Young People and Families

Mandy is involved in teaching on the Foundation Degree and BA (Hons) in Working with Children, Young People and Families

Where will I study?

You study at Collegiate Campus

Collegiate campus

Collegiate Campus can be found just off Ecclesall Road, a bustling student district.

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Location

Collegiate Crescent
Sheffield
S10 2BP

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Entry requirements

All students

Hold a professional qualification at degree level in Social Work.

IELTS 6.0 with no skills below 5.5, or an equivalent qualification.

Additional information for EU/International students

This course is not open to international students who require a Tier 4 (General) student visa to study in the UK. If you are an international applicant but do not require a Tier 4 (General) student visa, contact our Admissions Team to find out whether you’re eligible to apply.


Modules

Compulsory modules
Module Credits Assessment
Module: Applied Adult Social Work Law 1 Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Applied Adult Social Work Law 2 Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Positive Risk-Taking And Advanced Adult Safeguarding Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework
Module: Strengths-Based Approaches To Adult Social Work Credits: 15 Assessment: Coursework

Fees and funding

Home/EU students

Our tuition fee for UK/EU students starting full-time study in 2019/20 is funded by teaching partnerships the University has with the relevant councils. You will not be personally charged for fees

† If you are studying an undergraduate course, postgraduate pre-registration course or postgraduate research course over more than one academic year then your tuition fees may increase in subsequent years in line with Government regulations or UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) published fees. More information can be found in our terms and conditions under student fees regulations.

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Postgraduate student loans

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Additional course costs

This link allows you to view estimated costs associated with the main activities on specific courses. These are estimates and, as such, are only an indication of additional course costs. Actual costs can vary greatly depending on the choices you make during your course.

Additional costs for Social work courses (PDF)

Legal information

Any offer of a place to study is subject to your acceptance of the University’s Terms and Conditions and Student Regulations.

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How do I apply?

You apply for this course via our online application form.

Apply for September 2019

If you require an alternate version of the application form, please email directadmissions@shu.ac.uk.

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