Social Work and Professional Practice
The Division of Social Work and Professional Practice is part of the School of Social Sciences and offers undergraduate, postgraduate and professional courses in the areas of:
- Career Guidance
- Childcare Practice
- Health and Social Care
- Professional Practice
- Social Work
- Youth in Society
- Youth Justice
The division brings together a team of staff from a rage of academic and professional backgrounds in these disciplines. The team strives for excellence in both teaching and research, maintaining close working relationships with a variety of organisations.
The Division of Social Work and Professional Practice is vibrant and constantly evolving to reflect the changing professional needs of the:
- Health and Care Professions Council
- Skills for Health
- Skills for Care
- Institute of Career Guidance
- Skills for Justice
These bodies also underpin the division's teaching, research and consultancy activities. In essence, the division provides a range of vocational and academic courses that enable students to:
- enter a range of professional occupations with relevant qualifications
- go on to further study
- engage in research.
For further information about the Division of Social Work and Professional Practice email us or call +44 (0)115 848 4460.