Social Work BA (Hons)

Lancaster University

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UCAS CODE L500
Our course is accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). You will gain the skills and experience you need to be effective and successful in your chosen career.Social workers face complex and challenging situations and need to be committed to the principles of social justice. At Lancaster, you will learn with enthusiastic lecturers, practitioners, service users and carers. We emphasise research and knowledge to give you the opportunity to develop a critical but reflective ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
18th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
8th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
2nd

Start date and duration

Start date
OCT-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 - 80 = 20% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
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Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Social Work graduate salary at this uni
£28,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£26,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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£9,250 per year
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Latest Social Work reviews

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Cia
21 Dec 17

Social Work BA (Hons)

I'm really enjoying...
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Susannah Morriss
03 Dec 17

Social Work BA (Hons)

It has been great! I am enjoying my course and I have made some very good friends. I am learning a lot and feel more...

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Student rating ( 4.2) 1,669 reviews

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Where you'll study

Lancaster University

Admissions Bailrigg Lancaster
Lancashire
LA1 4YW United Kingdom Nearest train station: Lancaster  1.7 miles away

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