Social work is a very rewarding course of study, particularly for students looking to make a difference to the world. However there is a
If you're a Scottish student studying in Scotland, you won't pay any tuition fees. If you study in England, fees will cost up to £9,000 per year, but some places will charge less. Students from Wales and Northern Ireland will pay up to £3,465.
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Social work courses are often conducted in partnership with local schools and social and health care agencies. Study is vocational and you'll spend more than 200 days on practical placements, finding out how cases are assessed and reviewed.
You need a strong sense of ethics, a good understanding of your role in society and a thorough knowledge of your legal obligations. First-rate communication skills and patience are essential. Prospects for graduates are extremely good as there is a shortage of social workers.