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Entry requirements

Typically, students in this course will have a 2:1 degree, however you may be considered if you have a 2:2 with significant experience. Students will have worked with a variety of people iether in paid employment or as a volunteer.

Social Work is both an academic and vocational course so it's important you show success in your previous education and have experience.

For this course, applicants must hold both GCSE English Language and Mathematics at Grade C/4 or above, or equivalent qualifications such as Level 2 Functional Skills in Literacy and Mathematics.

Please list all your qualifications on the application formas you will be asked to provide copies when we receive your application.

Every application is considered on an individual basis.

Selection days

If your application is successful, you'll be invited to attend a Selection Event. This will include completing a written test to assess your written Englush ability, a group activity to assess your verbal English ability, and an individual interview.

Information about health, criminal, employment and personal history will be collected as part of the Selection Event but will not be discolsed to the interview team or used to make a decision about making you an offer.

If you disclose something that needs futher exploration, this will be done separately from the interview process and any offer of a place will be made on a conditional bases, while your circumstances are assessed further.

All offers are subject to passing the Social Worker Selection Event and you will be informed of the outcome either via UCAS Track or directly by us.

Months of entry

September

Course content

Are you a people person? Do you possess patience and perseverance? As a Social Worker, you'll work with some of the most marginalised groups in society, supporting them to overcome barriers in order to lead a fulfilled life.

This is no doubt one of the most valuable careers you can choose, so if you love the idea of working with people in a truly meaningful way, our MSc Social Work degree could be the perfect course for you.

Information for international students

For further details of our international English entry requirements, please visit our international pages.

Fees and funding

Please see the fees and funding page.

Qualification, course duration and attendance options

  • MSc
    full time
    24 months
    • Campus-based learningis available for this qualification

Course contact details

Name
Enquiries Team
Email
advice@bucks.ac.uk
Phone
+44(0) 1494 605060