Taught course

Social Work

Institution
University of Worcester · Institute of Health and Society
Qualifications
MA

Entry requirements

Before applying candidates should possess the following:

  • An Honours Degree at 2:1 or above in a relevant degree
  • GCSE English Language & Maths grade C or above (or an acceptable equivalent)
  • Satisfactory occupational health clearance
  • Satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check
  • A minimum of six months contemporary, relevant practice experience (minimum of 10 hours weekly) verified by reference

Months of entry

September

Course content

The MA in Social Work delivers a professional qualification combined with an academic award. Successful completion of the course means individuals are eligible to apply to join the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) register which is a requirement in order to practice as a social worker in the UK. This course is approved by the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Information for international students

Candidates whose first language is not English must have a minimum standard of English at IELTS level 7, with no element below level 6.5.

Qualification and course duration

MA

full time
24 months

Course contact details

Name
Admissions Office
Email
pg-admissions@worc.ac.uk
Phone
01905 855111