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Degree Subject Any Subject
Degree Classification 2.1 or equivalent
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Months of entry
Accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council, this degree offers an academic and professional qualification that will enable you to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council to register as a professional Social Worker.
Students of this degree will understand the theoretical foundations of social work, rooted in psychology and sociology. They will explore social policy and legal context, including statutory provisions regarding child care, mental health and adult care. There is also a consistent focus on working with individuals, families, groups, fellow social workers and other professionals.
Placement-based learning is central to this degree, with placements carried out with at least two different service user groups, with personal tutors actively encouraging your progress and a practice educator who will guide and assess your practice.
Information for international students
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Fees and funding
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Qualification, course duration and attendance options
- full time24 months
- Campus-based learningis available for this qualification
Further details of qualification
Qualifying Social Work programme approved by the General Social Care Council. A full-time course over 23 months. No interim award for partial completion.
Course contact details
- Postgraduate Admissions Office
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