Taught course

Advanced Social Work Practice

Leeds Beckett University · Faculty of Health and Social Sciences

Entry requirements

Applicants should normally have at least a second class honours degree, hold an appropriate social work qualification (such as a degree in social work, a DIPSW, CQSW; CSS) and be able to demonstrate an understanding of Social Work Practice.

Months of entry


Course content

Refine your expertise and take your career in social work to the next level.

You will be able to undertake modules from across our wide range of postgraduate health and social care courses, allowing you to align your studies with your interests and ambitions. You might want to move into management and take on further responsibilities in the world of social care, supporting and safeguarding adults, young people and children. Alternatively, you might want to specialise by working in the field of substance abuse, for example.

You will learn from an experienced teaching team of qualified practitioners from across the health and social care professions, including social work and adult and mental health nursing. We also invite senior specialist practitioners from local authorities to deliver lectures that provide the latest knowledge and real-world insights from their field.

Information for international students

Applicants who do not have English as their first language are required to have IELTS 7.0 with no skill below 6.5 or an equivalent award.

Qualification and course duration


part time
24 months

Course contact details

Course and Admission Enquiries
0113 812 3113