Social Work - Advanced Fieldwork Practice & Supervision

University College Cork


Course Name Social Work - Advanced Fieldwork Practice & Supervision
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code MAAFPS
Course Type Postgraduate
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Postgraduate Diploma (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters MA
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment NEXT INTAKE: TBC
Application Date

Expand+Applications for this programme will re-open in 2020 for the academic year 2020/2021. TBC

Additional Information

Past graduates of the Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Fieldwork Practice and Supervision (Social Work) who graduated within the la...

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Duration 1 academic year. Part-time.

Year 1:
The programme runs 2 Fridays per month from October to April with 2 workshops on 2 consecutive days (Thursday and Friday) in September and May.

Year 2:
Group and Individual tutorials will be provided throughout the academic year

The programme runs 2 evenings per week plus occasional Saturday workshops from September to May.
Course Fee Year 1 Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Fieldwork Practice and Supervision [Social Work] costs are managed by the School of Applied Social Studies.

Year 2 Students are required to pay €2,000 tuition fees on successful progression to the MA Year 2 level of the programme.

Students who are registered on this programme are eligible to apply for the Financial Aid Fund for Part Time Students. Eligibility criteria applies. For more information see
Entry Requirements

Expand+Year 1: CQSW/NQSW Certification/Registered with CORU. 2yrs post qualifying experience. Written Permission of employing agency; Agreement to take a student on placement; Have supervised at least one professional social work student. Course participant...

Course Content

Expand+The Postgraduate Diploma in Advanced Fieldwork Practice (Social Work) was set up in 2001 and it represents a very import program in terms of the School’s mission of creating and sustaining community outreach and partnerships within the context of o...

Assessment Method This course is assessed through thesis and continuous assessment.

Year 1: The Portfolio forms the basis of assessment on the program in Year 1 when there are a number of designated assignments to be included in the final portfolio.

Year 2: requires the completion of a minor thesis.
Further Enquiries Programme Coordinator: Joanne Rose
+ 353 21 490 3954

Programme Administrator: Julianne Moynihan
+ 353 21 490 4707
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