Social Work

University College Dublin


Course Name Social Work
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code W426
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Masters (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Qualification Letters ProfMasters
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake 2021/2022 - September
Application Date

Expand+The following entry routes are available:
Professional Masters Social Work FT (W426)
Deadline: 26-February, 2021

Applications are made online via the "Apply now" links above. Applications close on the 26th February 2021 at midnight, Dublin time....

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Duration 2 years full-time.
Course Fee ProfMasters Social Work (W426) Full Time
EU - Year 1 - € 9375
EU - Year 2 - € 9045 aa
nonEU - Year 1 - € 19900
nonEU - Year 2 - € 19200 aa

aaSecond Year Fee applies to Students in 2nd Year in 2021 and who were a 1st Year Student on the programme in 2020/21
***Fees are subject to change.
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Financial Support Please note that UCD offers a number of graduate scholarships for full-time, self-funding international students, holding an offer of a place on a UCD graduate degree programme. For further information please see International Scholarships.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Entry Requirements
• The minimum standard for entry is the equivalent of an overall Second Class Honours Grade II in the applicant's primary (Level 8) degree
• Applications should hold a BSocSc degree with a major in Social Policy or a BSocial...

Interview Yes

Expand+Who should apply?
Full Time option suitable for:
Domestic(EEA) applicants: Yes
International (Non EEA) applicants currently residing outside of the EEA Region. No

Social Policy requirement
Applicants’ primary degree must include a large soc...

Course Content

Expand+ProfMasters Social Work
Graduate Taught (level 9 nfq, credits 150)
The Professional Masters in Social Work is a full-time programme accredited by CORU (The Social Workers’ Registration Board, leading to a professional social work qua...

Subjects Taught The above list is the stage 1 modules, at Stage 2 the offering is as follows:
• Practice Placement 2
• Group Work and Community Work
• Adult Services and Health 2
• Social Work Theories and Methods 2
• Social Justice, Human Rights and Probation
• Social Work Counselling Skills 2
• Research Methods 2
• Child Welfare and Protection 2
• Prepartation for Professional Practice 2

Modules are subject to change.
Number of Credits 150
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
• Graduates with this degree have successfully registered as professional social workers in Ireland, the United Kingdom, the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, among other countries.
• Graduates obtain emplo...

Further Enquiries Contact Name: Dominic Shellard
Contact Number: +353 (0) 1716 8682
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