The MA Advanced Development in Social Work (ADVANCES) is designed for social workers who want to upgrade their professional skills and knowledge, especially with a transnational focus. Participants will study in five leading universities across Europe. Consortium consists of five universities: University of Lincoln (England), Aalborg University (Denmark), Technical University of Lisbon (Portugal), University of Paris Ouest Nanterre La Defense (France), Warsaw University (Poland).
This is an international degree programme and students will rotate between social work departments in five European countries: Denmark, France, Poland, Portugal and the United Kingdom. The 22-month course is explicitly targeted at qualified social workers from around the world who wish to upgrade their practice skills, especially with a transnational focus. The top applicants to the course will be considered for an Erasmus Mundus scholarship.
The MA in Advanced Development in Social Work (ADVANCES) is designed to give social workers outstanding levels of practice skills so that they can confidently respond to the vulnerabilities and uncertainties facing societies across the world.
Full details are available on the website www.socialworkadvances.org and the application deadline for candidates wishing to be considered for an Erasmus Mundus student scholarship is 1 January 2013.