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Diploma in Social Work Studies

(7 students)

This course includes:

04:06:00 hours

CPD Accreditation

8 units

Full lifetime access

Access on mobile and TV

Certificate of completion



Become a specialist in the UK’s Social Care system by taking this intensive course, which will reward you with a recognised diploma upon completion. We will help you gain all the knowledge needed to be an authority on Social Care basics and the fundamental principles behind the work that is performed. Written by experts, each of our interactive online modules will teach you an essential component of Social Work, and result in your knowledge and understanding being taken to the next level.


By completing this diploma course, you will have been exposed to the theories of advanced Sociology and multiple casework that will put them into a realistic context. This will empower you to be able to gainfully work with adults and put these theories into good practice. Your knowledge of the dimensions and intervention of Social Work will become exemplary, and allow you to either pass on this information, or use it actively as a valued Social Care Worker. Enrol now and start to earn this respected diploma today.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a unique understanding of Social Work in the UK and its history
  • Learn the basics of Social Work techniques and objectives
  • Understand the theories of Sociology and Social Work
  • Become aware of authentic cases involving advanced Social Work
  • Attain knowledge of proven models for intervention
  • Know how to apply theories and applications to real-life incidents
  • Acquire the confidence to coach adults in all aspects of sociology
  • Function as a fully trained Social Worker


There are no specific prerequisites to enrol in this Diploma in Social Work Studies. Anyone and everyone can take this course. The Diploma in Social Work Studies is fully accessible from any internet-enabled smart device. So, you can study from the comfort of your home! All you need is a passion for learning, literacy, and to be over the age of 16.

Career Path

This course has been designed to train individuals in the background and application of fundamental Social Work practises. As such, it may cover such roles and careers as:
  • Social Care worker
  • Adult education staff
  • Healthcare staff
  • Welfare staff
  • Citizens advice staff
Course content

Module 01: An Overview of Social Work

An Overview of Social Work


Social Work Basics


Theories of Social Work and Sociology


Teamwork and Casework Process


Dimensions of Social Work / Models of Intervention


Practice Contexts and Application


Working with Adults


Social Worker Guidelines and the Role of a Social Worker


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