Social Work & Social Sciences

People are at the heart of both social work and the social sciences – two distinct areas offering diverse career prospects.

Often part of multidisciplinary teams, social workers support society's most vulnerable, from families through to those with disabilities. Applied social scientists study the way people live and its impact - opening doors in child care, health management, HR, the police, education and elsewhere.

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    Karen Alford

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

    Karen Alford Social Work

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  1. 08, April, 2016 Students cook up Fit Dish idea as part of CityLab project

    CityLab 2016 L-R Bogdan, Robyn and Jordan

    The pilot CityLab initiative saw students from RGU and the University of Aberdeen team up with Aberdeen City Council to look at city-wide challenges and develop innovative, tangible solutions around them.

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