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 108334 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma 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 PgDip
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Entry year 2020
Application Date Closing date for applications: Friday 31st July 2020 at 4pm.

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 where students can opt to follow a defined route by taking all of the modules attached to a specific pathway, or choose a mix of mod...

Assessment Method


Assessments associated with this course are outlined below:

A variety of assessment methods for the Diploma will be used including written assignments, incorporating reflective analysis of how the student applied relevant theory to t...

Careers or Further Progression

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Continuing professional registration in social work is predicated on continuing professional development, which this programme and its pathways offer. The Dept. of Health has directed that social workers demonstrate ...

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