Rabindra Bharati University
Master of Arts Course in Social Work
Our course will give you a thorough understanding of the core social work values. Recognising the powerful links between personal and political issues, our course asserts the need to challenge inequality and oppression. You will learn strategies for intervention with individuals, families and communities, while being sensitive to class, gender, race, age, disability and sexuality. You will study psychosocial perspectives in social work and communication skills, as well as social work theories and policies. You will learn about legal issues within the context of working with adults and children Read more HCPC Did you know? We have been recently commended for our work involvng service users and carers in the development and delivery of our course. ENTRY REQUIREMENTS UK & EU INTERNATIONAL Requirements:Applicants should normally have at least an upper second class honours degree. GCSE English Language and Maths at grade C or above or equivalent. Key Skills/Functional Skills Level 2 and the Certificate in Adult Literacy/Numeracy are accepted in place of GCSEs. Applicants would normally need significant relevant social care experience and be able to demonstrate an understanding of the Social Work profession. Applicants will need to relate their experience to the contemporary setting in which Social Workers operate. Suitable applicants will be required to attend an interview prior to any offer of a place. Satisfactory health and enhanced criminal history checks will be required by all applicants prior to acceptance on the course. IELTS:English Language Requirement: IELTS 7.0 with no skills below 6.5, or an equivalent qualification. The University provides excellent support for any applicant who may be required to undertake additional English language courses. Mature StudentsOur University welcomes applications from mature applicants who demonstrate academic potential. We usually require some evidence of recent academic study, for example completion of an access course, however relevant work and life experience may also be considered. Please note that for some of our professional courses all applicants will need to meet the specified entry criteria and in these cases relevant work and life experiences cannot be considered in lieu.