Social Care & Social Justice

ATU - Sligo Campus


Course Name Social Care & Social Justice
Course Provider ATU - Sligo Campus
Alternative Provider(s) ATU - Atlantic Technological University
Course Code 101795 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major Atlantic Technological University Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Flexible, Online or Distance, Daytime, Blended
Location (Districts) Ballinode
Qualification Letters PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller listing of programmes for January.

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Expand+Applications for online programmes are accepted on the atu sligo website.

All programmes advertised will run subject to sufficient student numbers.

ATU sligo online has two intakes per year, the main one being in September with a smaller ...

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Expand+1.5 years part-time

Delivery Method: Blended

On-Campus Attendance
Each module will involve 18 hours online classes and 18 hours on campus face-to-face learning which will be incorporated into a 5 day residential.

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Course Fee Total fees: €4,800
Entry Requirements 2.2 Honours Degree in Social Care or in a cognate discipline.

Two years of professional practice experience in a relevant field.

Please Note
All applicants who meet the entry criteria will be invited for an interview.
Course Content

Expand+Through this course students are required to reflectively interrogate their own identities and positioning, developing practical skills for advocacy, lobbying and activism allowing them to lead and initiate change within a given area. Students will ...

Subjects Taught Semester 1
Title Credits
Introduction to Social Justice: Theory and Practice 10
Social Transformation 10

Semester 2
Title Credits
Care Work and Social Justice 10
Human Rights Policy and Law 10

Semester 3
Title Credits
Social Locations 10
Management 05
Research Design and Development 05
Number of Credits 60
Careers or Further Progression Career Opportunities
This programme provides graduates with expert knowledge in the social care and social justice fields and therefore graduates are expected to progress up their personal career ladders in areas such as policy, research, management and leadership within specific organisations.

Further Study
Doctoral Studies in Social Care or Social Justice Discipline, Research, Policy, can be explored. Other opportunities exist, depending on your personal goals.
Further Enquiries Further Information
Course Co-ordinator:Leonard Taylor
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