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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.

Influencing Family Policy and Practice

Dr Gary Clapton presents research to the Scottish Parliament's Equal Opportunities Committee enquiry into the current provision of services and support groups for fathers.

Best 100 books

Professor Viv Cree's latest book, Becoming a Social Worker Global Narratives, has been voted 28th in the top 100 MSW social work textbooks by a

50 Years after Kibrandon

Professor Bill Whyte gave the Sutherland Trust Spring lecture on 28th May, addressing the question: Young people in conflict with the law in Scotland: 50