Social Work with Children Young People & Families

Queen's University Belfast


Course Name Social Work with Children Young People & Families
Course Provider Queen's University Belfast
Course Code 108333 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Certificate at UK Level 7  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Queens University Belfast None
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfast
Qualification Letters PgCert
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date Closing date for applications: Friday 31st July 2020.

Late applications may be considered.

How to Apply

Apply using our online Postgraduate Applications Portal and follow the step-by-step instructions on how to apply.
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Duration 1 year part-time
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Entry Requirements

Expand+Entrance requirements

Normally a 2.2 Honours degree or above or equivalent qualification acceptable to the University. Equivalent qualifications include the Pre-2007 Post-Qualifying Award in Social Work. Where this is not met, applicants...

Course Content

Expand+The modules that make up the Social Work with Children, Young People and Families programme are designed to meet the continuing professional development needs of social work staff working across the Child Care sector.

The programme presents oppor...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Course Structure

The MSc in Social Work with Children, Young People and Families is a modular Master’s programme. Students enrol on a part-time basis and they must also be currently engaged for at least 12 hours per week in a capacity in which c...

Assessment Method


Assessments associated with this course are outlined below:

Assessment methods include written assignments, observations of practice, projects. A variety of assessment methods for the Certificate will be used including written assign...

Careers or Further Progression

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Continuing professional registration in social work is predicated on continuing professional development. The Dept. of Health has directed that social workers demonstrate their competence in a range of area and these...

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