Taught course

Child Welfare Practice

Institution
Lancaster University · Sociology
Qualifications
PGCert

Entry requirements

Undergraduate degree, or significant practical experience.

Months of entry

October

Course content

This is a part-time postgraduate certificate that will enable you to enhance both your theoretical knowledge and skills base in child welfare practice. The course will introduce you to the very latest research for practice including child care and safeguarding discussions, new practice skills (especially in emerging technologies), best practice sharing, and knowledge exchange with service users.

Upon successful completion of the certificate you can choose to progress to the Masters in Child Welfare.

Modules

· Advances in Child Protection

· Strengths Based Approaches in Child Welfare

· Child Welfare and Social Pedagogy

Information for international students

IELTS: 6.5 or equivalent.

Fees and funding

UK students
£2417 per year
International students
£5167 per year

www.lancaster.ac.uk/pgfunding/

Qualification and course duration

PGCert

part time
12 months

Course contact details

Name
Postgraduate Coordinator
Email
spgadmissions@lancaster.ac.uk
Phone
+44 (0)1524 593 148
Fax
+44 (0)1524 594 256