Applicants will normally be expected to have: A Masters degree in social science, social work, community work, social policy, or a similar relevant subject area; at least five years relevant postgraduate, professional experience; basic computer literacy skills and online access.
Months of entry
Course contentThis is a four year, distance learning programme, aimed at social professionals working in the areas of social policy, social work, social research and youth and community work. The DSocSc provides a structured learning environment in which to pursue doctoral study, involving two years of taught modules followed by two years spent conducting independent research. Teaching is delivered through a combination of face-to-face workshop weeks and online learning approaches.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Dr. Clare Edwards