Social Work BA (Hons) BA (Hons)

University of Bradford

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Course info

UCAS CODE L500
Become a HCPC accredited social worker, equipped to practice in a range of settings, with the BA (Hons) in Social Work.You’ll learn the latest theory and gain hands-on practical experience, in a research-led learning environment. The programme has been developed in close collaboration with partner social work agencies to ensure you develop the skills you need to excel in this challenging profession.You will study subjects such as:- psychology- sociology- ethics and values in social work- ... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
68th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
69th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
47th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Social Work

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 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Work graduate salary at this uni
£24,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, August 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

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A level
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Social Work

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
29%
Religious Studies & Theology
26%
Psychology
17%
English Literature
13%
Biology
9%

Tuition fees

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Students from Domestic
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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
Wales Fees
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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
Channel Islands Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£16,090 per year
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Latest Social Work reviews

Social Work
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Student Reviewer
25 Dec 16

Social Work MA

It has been positive with lots of help. I just have lots to do! There are academic and language services, there is a...
SR
Student Reviewer
23 Dec 15

Social Work BA (Hons)

Amazing, don't want to leave...

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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 30 reviews

5 star 31%
4 star 40%
3 star 23%
2 star 0%
1 star 6%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,498 reviews

5 star 30%
4 star 45%
3 star 21%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Bradford
CompUniGuide ranking
69th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
The University of Bradford has a life-changing ethos; as academics and industry experts shape the future of their sectors, their students become the best version of themselves and leave with the tools they need for their chosen career. The friendly and compact campus is within a five-minute walk of the city centre, with accommodation and the SU all within its grounds. Bradford prides itself on having one of the most multicultural campuses in the UK. There are students from 130 different nationalities at Bradford and more than 70 languages are spoken in the city itself. Bradford has a lot to offer; home to the National Science and Media Museum and a UNESCO city of film. Host to a diverse calendar of events and gig venues with a vibrant food culture, there is lots to discover in the city centre and countryside beyond.

Where you'll study

University of Bradford

Richmond Road Bradford
BD7 1DP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Frizinghall  1.2 miles away

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