Social Work

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The University of Edinburgh has been providing training for social workers since 1918. It is one of the largest centres for social work education in the UK and is among the highest ranked for the quality of its teaching and research. We provide a range of educational opportunities for both intending and qualified social workers, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level.

Prof Cree speaks on BBC about Child Sexual Exploitation

Prof Cree was interviewed by BBC 1's Reporting Scotland and BBC2's Scotland 2014 on 11th November 2014.

KE Fellow gives seminar on Improving Healthcare Experiences of People with HIV

Alison Irving launched her research report on 11th November at the University of Edinburgh; a copy of her report can be downloaded from the Waverley

Prof Cree to receive a new GSO award

Prof Viv Cree will receive the Graduate School's Outstanding Mentor Award this year to be given at the SPS reception following the graduation ceremony on

Nov 25 Seminar: Speaker: Bob Holman # TBC From Kilbrandon to FARE 14:00 (2 hours) , Seminar Room 4, Chrystal Macmillan Building

Honorary lecture

Nov 28 Conference: Speaker: Jonathan Hearn # The University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Stephen Webb # Glasgow Caledonian University; Speaker: David McKendrick # Glasgow Caledonian University; Speaker: Lesley McAra # The University of Edinburgh; Speaker: James Mitchell # The University of Edinburgh; Speaker: Robin McAlpline # The Common Weal; Hosted by: Mark Smith # The University of Edinburgh An Enlightened Nation 10:00 (6 hours) , South Hall, Pollock Halls