Birmingham Social Work Academy

The Birmingham Social Work Academy (BSWA) is a nationally groundbreaking partnership between Birmingham City Council's Children, Young People and Families Directorate and the School of Social Policy at the University of Birmingham.

BSWA News

Posted 09 November 2015

Careers may change but we are social workers for life

In a Blog written by the Chief Social Worker for Adults at the Department of Health, Lyn Romeo says that "Being a social worker involves working with complexity, taking difficult decisions and making a positive difference in challenging circumstances.

Publications

Re-imagining child protection: Towards humane social work with families (2014), Brid Featherstone, Sue White and Kate Morris

Courses

BA Social Work draws on a number of disciplines that inform social work practice

MA Social Work enables those with a BA degree to obtain the new professional qualification in Social Work

MA Social Research (Social Work and Professional Practice) is a recognised research training pathway

Doctor of Social Work designed for social workers and those wanting to undertake a professional doctorate in the field of Applied Social Studies

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