Social Work BA (Hons)

New College Durham

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UCAS CODE L500
Start your career as a social worker with our dynamic social work degree. You will develop the skills and knowledge you need to face the demands of this rewarding industry and graduate with the qualification required to register with Social Work England. Our expert lecturers have worked in the field and have first-hand knowledge of the social work sector. They will guide you through the modules and keep you up-to-date with the constantly changing social work policies and legislation. You will ... READ MORE

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Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-23
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 - 75 = 25% 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
£26,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£25,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, September 2022

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£9,000 per year
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Latest Social Work reviews

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danielle
17 Feb 22

Social Work BA (Hons)

I love new college as the cohort intake is much smaller than a big university. However, the university building also...
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Donna
09 Feb 22

Social Work BA (Hons)

I have enjoyed studying at New College Durham, they have been so supportive through out, all the tutors have been great...

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Where you'll study

New College Durham

Framwellgate Moor Durham
DH1 5ES United Kingdom Nearest train station: Durham  0.8 miles away

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