Program posted by: Anglia Ruskin University
Posted on: April 17, 2013
Aimed at anyone who is qualified and/or involved in welfare or policy who wish to broaden their knowledge in different international contexts and promotes the building of, or wish to benefit from strong global contacts.
You will have the opportunity to explore and learn with and from others, reflecting upon the challenges in a constructive way, deepening an awareness of your own and others' perspectives.
You may already have a degree or equivalent experience of working within a national social welfare or social policy environment. This course will give you an opportunity to gain new perspectives about how social welfare and social policy, is looked at from a global standpoint. You will gain a greater understanding of the international
issues surrounding social welfare and social policy which will allow you to develop the skills you need to advance your career at a national and/or global level.
Career areas associated with this course include social work, social policy, community development and education.
Applicants should normally have a good first degree or equivalent. Applicants should be working, or looking to pursue a career in areas such as social policy, social welfare or community development. They do not necessarily need a professional qualification for access to the course, but do need to meet the above criteria and demonstrate a strong interest in social welfare and social policy. Non-graduates may gain entry to the course by clearly demonstrating on their application that their qualifications and experience are equivalent to a good undergraduate degree.
Our published entry requirements are a guide only and our decision will be based on your overall suitability for the course as well as whether you meet the minimum entry requirements.