Department of Social Work and Social Care

CPD Pathways and Awards

Leadership and Management in Social Work and Social Care

Postgraduate Certificate
* To achieve the Postgraduate Certificate, a total of 60 M level academic credits must be earned. Of these, 30 must be earned from core modules. See the 'Core Modules' column below for the core modules currently available.
Core ModulesOption Modules

Professional Learning Review - 15 or 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 1 - 30 credits

Risk and Decision-making: Challenges for Children's Services Management and Practice - 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 2 - 30 credits
Authentic Leadership, Management and Reflective Supervision for Change - 30 credits Observing, Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 30 credits
  Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 15 credits
  Working with Young People at Complex Safeguarding Risk - 30 credits
  ASYE: Knowledge and Skills for Child-centred Communication - 30 credits
  Practitioner Research - 15 credits
  Promoting Anti-oppressive and Inclusive Practice with Children and Young People - 30 credits
Postgraduate Diploma
* To achieve the Postgraduate Diploma, a total of 120 M level academic credits must be earned. Of these, 60 must be earned from core modules. See the 'Core Modules' column below for the core modules currently available.
Core ModulesOption Modules

Practice Education Stage 1 - 30 credits

Working with Young People at Complex Safeguarding Risk - 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 2 - 30 credits

Observing, Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 30 credits

Professional Learning Review - 15 or 30 credits

Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 15 credits

Risk and Decision-making: Challenges for Children's Services Management and Practice - 30 credits

Practitioner Research - 15 credits

Authentic Leadership, Management and Reflective Supervision for Change - 30 credits

ASYE: Knowledge and Skills for Child-centred Communication - 30 credits
  Work-based Research - 45 credits
  Promoting Anti-oppressive and Inclusive Practice with Children and Young People - 30 credits
MA
Core ModulesOption Modules

Dissertation - 60 credits

 

Effective Practice in Social Work and Social Care

Postgraduate Certificate
* To achieve the Postgraduate Certificate, a total of 60 M level academic credits must be earned. Of these, 30 must be earned from core modules. See the 'Core Modules' column below for the core modules currently available.
Core ModulesOption Modules
Observing, Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 1 - 30 credits

Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 15 credits

Practice Education Stage 2 - 30 credits

Risk and Decision-making: Challenges for Children's Services Management and Practice - 30 credits

Practitioner Research - 15 credits

Working with Young People at Complex Safeguarding Risk - 30 credits

ASYE: Knowledge and Skills for Child-centred Communication - 30 credits

Professional Learning Review - 15 or 30 credits

 

Postgraduate Diploma
* To achieve the Postgraduate Diploma, a total of 120 M level academic credits must be earned. Of these, 60 must be earned from core modules. See the 'Core Modules' column below for the core modules currently available.
Core ModulesOption Modules
Observing, Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 1- 30 credits

Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 15 credits

Practice Education Stage 2- 30 credits

Risk and Decision-making: Challenges for Children's Services Management and Practice - 30 credits

Practitioner Research - 15 credits

Working with Young People at Complex Safeguarding Risk - 30 credits

ASYE: Knowledge and Skills for Child-centred Communication - 30 credits

Professional Learning Review - 15 or 30 credits

Work-based Research - 45 credits

Promoting Anti-oppressive and Inclusive Practice with Children and Young People - 30 credits

 
MA
Core ModulesOption Modules

Dissertation - 60 credits

 

 Social Work Practice Education

Postgraduate Certificate
* To achieve the Postgraduate Certificate, a total of 60 M level academic credits must be earned. Of these, 30 must be earned from core modules. See the 'Core Modules' column below for the core modules currently available.
Core ModulesOption Modules

Practice Education Stage 1- 30 credits

Working with Young People at Complex Safeguarding Risk - 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 2 - 30 credits

Risk and Decision-making: Challenges for Children's Services Management and Practice - 30 credits

  Observing, Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 30 credits
  Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 15 credits
  Practitioner Research - 15 credits
 

ASYE: Knowledge and Skills for Child-centred Communication - 30 credits

 

Professional Learning Review - 15 or 30 credits

Postgraduate Diploma
* To achieve the Postgraduate Diploma, a total of 120 M level academic credits must be earned. Of these, 60 must be earned from core modules. See the 'Core Modules' column below for the core modules currently available.
Core ModulesOption Modules

Practice Education Stage 1 - 30 credits

Working with Young People at Complex Safeguarding Risk - 30 credits

Practice Education Stage 2 - 30 credits

Risk and Decision-making: Challenges for Children's Services Management and Practice - 30 credits

Professional Learning Review - 15 or 30 credits

ASYE: Knowledge and Skills for Child-centred Communication - 30 credits

Practitioner Research - 15 credits

Observing, Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 30 credits
  Communicating and Engaging with Children and Young People - 15 credits
  Work-based Research - 45 credits
  Promoting Anti-oppressive and Inclusive Practice with Children and Young People - 30 credits
MA
Core ModulesOption Modules

Dissertation - 60 credits