Social Work & Social Sciences News

Explore the latest Social Work and Social Sciences news, including staff and student achievements and announcements.

  1. 12, May, 2010 Obesity management programme short-listed for national award

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    The Centre for Obesity Research and Epidemiology's ‘Counterweight’ short-listed in The Impact Awards, organised by PraxisUnico.  

  2. 05, May, 2010 University hosts German students in exchange project

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    Delegation from Georg-Simon-Ohm University in Nürnberg welcomed by staff from the School of Applied Social Studies.  

  3. 20, April, 2010 Votes for students

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    Aberdeen Students' Forum is calling on the last remaining of the 60,000 students in Aberdeen to register to vote in the General Election on the 6th May.  

  4. 29, March, 2010 Health professionals of tomorrow take pioneering steps at Craiginches

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    As part of a revalidation of the BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy, emphasis is moving towards situated learning experiences.  

  5. 17, March, 2010 RGU: SPORT competition


    Win a night's dinner, bed & breakfast at Ardoe House.  

  6. 15, March, 2010 Limited spaces left on Trauma Course


    Limited number of places left on One-Day Basic Trauma Management Course at Robert Gordon University.  

  7. 05, March, 2010 Scottish Institute for Residential Child Care welcomes BIG Lottery Fund announcement

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    SIRCC, a partnership including Robert Gordon University announces funding boost.  

  8. 05, February, 2010 Aberdeen's universities join forces to support graduates

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    For the second year running, the University Careers Centre and the University of Aberdeen's Careers Service are jointly participating in a nationally-sponsored initiative to provide additional support to graduates.  

  9. 19, January, 2010 Partnership Programme recognised at National Training Awards

    Faculty of Health and Social Care building

    It was a night of celebrations for the School of Applied Social Studies and Aberdeen Business School  

  10. 15, January, 2010 Caring careers to be highlighted at University events

    nursing students in the practice learning environment

    The School of Nursing and Midwifery is to hold two Open Days in the coming weeks to highlight opportunities to study for a career in the caring professions.  

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  1. Change in Career

    Karen Alford

    The exciting highs and lows of a career change to Social Work

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  1. 08, December, 2015 Winter Graduation Ceremonies - Health and Social Care (10:30am)

    Vicky Keogh

    Ceremony for the School of Health Sciences, School of Nursing and Midwifery, School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, School of Applied Social Studies, DELTA, CORE and the Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research

  2. 27, January, 2016 Postgraduate Event: Find a Masters

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