JSWEC 2015: Social work education and research across boundaries
Wednesday 15th July - Friday 17th July 2015
We're delighted to be hosting the 2015 JSWEC conference here on Wednesday 15th - Friday 17th July, followed on Saturday 18th July by a Social Work Masterclass for practitioners, managers, students and academics. For more details and to register, please visit our website.
The Open University (OU) is one of the largest providers of social work training in the UK. At any time over one thousand students are studying with us. Whether you're trying to get into the profession or you're looking to become a qualified social worker our flexible study arrangements fit in with your work and home life, so you can carry on earning while you learn.
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Our curriculum is developed by leading academics and professionals who are actively engaged in social work, ensuring that teaching reflects current priorities. We're also pioneers in working collaboratively with service users, whose voices are heard throughout our learning materials - challenging and enriching the contributions of practitioners and policy makers alike.