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.

Congratulations, Sandra!

Sandra Engstrom successfully defended her PhD thesis on Monday 24th August.

Creating Spaces for Change: towards more humane, participatory and effective responses to offending behaviour

Mark Smith and colleagues in Edinburgh and four other Scottish universities have been awarded a Scottish Universities Insight Institute Knowledge Exchange grant to host three

Social Work at Edinburgh gets great NSS results

In the 2015 National Student Survey 90% of students were satisfied with their course, 100% of students found the course stimulating and 95% felt that

Sep 07 Seminar: Hosted by: Dr Autumn Roesch-Marsh # The University of Edinburgh Diamonds are forever: using social pedagogy to work with adults 09:30 (6 hours and 30 minutes) , Godfrey Thomson Hall, Thomson's Land

Social Work Seminar Series

Sep 23 Conversations: Hosted by: Prof Viviene Cree # The University of Edinburgh A conversation about panics with Richard Holloway 18:30 (1 hour) , Looking Glass Books

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