Taught course

Advanced Social Work: Practice Education

Goldsmiths, University of London · Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies

Entry requirements

Please visit the Goldsmiths website for details.

Months of entry


Course content

This programme is designed in collaboration with partner agencies to ensure that having acquired a range of generic social work skills, knowledge and values you are able to deepen your understanding and competence within a specialist area of work with either adults or children and families. It is aimed at qualified social workers and allied welfare professionalsThis set of qualifications will enable you to extend and develop your initial competence in supporting the professional learning of others. Courses include enabling the learning of others, teaching and assessing the adult professional learner, developing and undertaking the evaluation of practice learning, and developing the learning organisation through work with individuals, groups, whole organisations and interagency practice.

Please note: You may take individual courses separately or exit with a Postgraduate Certificate or Diploma - please contact the Programme Convenor for details. Students who are working as associate lecturers for Goldsmiths may be able to undertake the University-run Certificate in the Management of Learning and Teaching as part of the programme.

Courses in all of these programmes may be taken on a modular basis if appropriate.

Fees and funding

In most cases you will be selected and sponsored by your employing agency. However you are welcome to apply even if you are not being sponsored by your employing agency, provided that you are in a position to demonstrate competence in practice at the required level.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

Course contact details

Course Enquiries
+44 (0)20 7078 5300