Taught course (will run subject to approval)


Kingston University · Social Work

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have, or be expected to achieve, a minimum second class degree (2:2) as a health and social care professional. Non-standard entry Qualified Health and Social Care practitioners (without first degrees) that can demonstrate evidence of either a contribution to the development of practice, or appropriate other study, are also encouraged to apply. Alternative professional qualifications may be considered and applicants holding these qualifications are encouraged to submit an application form. Non-standard candidates may be required to submit supplementary details (e.g. transcripts) and/or asked to complete a short qualifying essay. *Must be completed, awarded and certified by 1 August 2016. Failure to comply with this may result in withdrawal of offer by St George’s. Please also see http://www.sgul.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-degrees-postgraduate/rehabilitation-pgcert-pgdip-msc/entry-criteria

Months of entry


Course content

This course is not currently recruiting for September 2017.

The course offers you the opportunity to enhance the skills of critical enquiry and gain an appreciation of the underlying theory, research and policy guiding current rehabilitation practice.

What will you study?

Suitable for all practitioners working in health and social care like nurses, doctors, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, social workers and speech and language therapists. Previous cohorts have included an interdisciplinary mix of practitioners working in both general and specialist areas of rehabilitation in community, intermediate care, acute, independent sector and local authorities, both in the UK and overseas.

Students can study the full MSc or can opt to study individual modules.

This programme is awarded by St George's, University of London and delivered by the Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, a partnership between Kingston University and St George's.

Information for international students

All non-UK applicants must meet our English language requirements. For this course it is IELTS - overall 6.5 with 6.0 in Listening, 6.0 in Reading, 6.0 in Writing and 6.0 in Speaking.

Fees and funding

Please see http://www.sgul.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/fees-postgraduate for further details.

Qualification and course duration


full time
15 months
part time
24 months

Course contact details

Postgraduate Admissions Officer
+44 (0)20 8725 2333