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Social Work BA (Hons)

University of Kent

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( 4.1) 1909 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L508
Social work is about changing lives for the better. The Kent BA degree is based on the curriculum for Social Work and allows you to gain a broad base in the key issues related to social work, such as the values and ethics that underpin social work, knowledge informing practice, how social policies are formulated and put into practice, and the role of the law in social work. The curriculum is based on the Professional Capabilities Framework. There are also modules that focus on specific areas of ... 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.
87th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
49th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
12th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
29th

Start date and duration

Start date
18-SEP-21
Sandwich
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
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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
£28,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
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A level
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Latest Social Work reviews

Social Work
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Student Reviewer
29 Sep 15

Social Work BA (Hons)

I am loving university life and am so glad that i have chosen this university over canterbury christchurch. The...

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Student rating ( 5.0) 2 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,909 reviews

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University of Kent
CompUniGuide ranking
49th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
With two campuses in Canterbury and Medway, a part-time study centre in Tonbridge and postgraduate centres in Athens, Brussels, Paris and Rome, there are many opportunities to study, work and travel across Europe and many of their courses offer dual UK and European qualifications. Their outstanding teaching has been recognised in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) where we were awarded gold, the highest rating. Based on the evidence available, the TEF Panel judged that the University of Kent delivers consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. It is of the highest quality found in the UK. You can read the Statement of Findings online.

Where you'll study

University of Kent

Medway Building Chatham
Medway
ME4 4AG United Kingdom Nearest train station: Chatham  0.9 miles away

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