The Master of Science in Social Work, Welfare and Justice at University College Dublin provides students with a comprehensive understanding of contemporary social work practice. This one-year degree program focuses on the application of evidence-based practice principles to real-world social work contexts and emphasizes the need to cultivate knowledge and skills which support socially just outcomes. The curriculum combines theoretical frameworks with practical fieldwork experience, preparing graduates for professional roles as social workers in a variety of settings. Students will also have the opportunity to pursue further specialized study through a range of optional modules focusing on topics such as child welfare, family intervention, or mental health services. With excellent career prospects and the potential to make a meaningful impact on society, this program is an ideal choice for those looking to deepen their understanding of social work and be part of positive change in our communities.