Nursing (Learning Disability) and Social Work BSc (Hons)

Sheffield Hallam University

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Course info

UCAS CODE B761
**Course summary**• Understand contemporary nursing and social work practice.• Transform the lives of people who have learning disabilities.• Spend 50% of your course on placement — enhancing your employability.• Collaborate with other professional groups within health and social care.• Gain real-world experience and sought-after credentials — qualifying as a social worker in England and a Learning Disabilities Nurse.On this course, you’ll gain the skills and experience you need to provide ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

Nursing
WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
101st / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
67th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
40th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Nursing (Non-Specific)

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 90 = 10% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Work

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
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Source: HESA, 2018

Nursing (Non-Specific)

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
43%
Biology
28%
Sociology
24%
Health & Social Care
20%
General Studies
18%

Social Work

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Students from Other UK
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£9,250 per year
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Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Channel Islands
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£15,650 per year
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Latest Social Work reviews

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Rugena begum
08 Feb 18

Irz been a good experience i miss it all , enjoyed learning meeting new people the support offered The use of...
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Kayleigh Lowe
08 Feb 18

The academic side has been excellent and the university has so much support to offer. Societies could be a little more...

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How Social Work students rated:

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Student rating ( 4.0) 1,237 reviews

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Sheffield Hallam University
CompUniGuide ranking
67th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Sheffield Hallam University is one of the UK's largest universities, based in the heart of Sheffield, one of the UK’s biggest student cities. Sheffield is the fifth biggest city in the UK with over 60,000 students, so everything is geared towards students. It has everything from independent shops to student bars, yet in a 20-minute bus ride you can be in the middle of the Peak District National Park. Based across two campuses, the University offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a wide range of subject areas. It is one of the UK's largest providers of health and social care courses, teacher training, and sport and physical activity courses, and is also home to one of the UK's oldest established art and design institutions.

Where you'll study

Sheffield Hallam University

City Campus Howard Street Sheffield
S1 1WB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Sheffield  0.1 miles away

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