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Social Work BA (Hons)

University of Stirling

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( 4.0) 1247 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L500
Do you want a career that is stimulating, rewarding and makes a positive contribution to society? If so a degree in social work could be for you.At the University of Stirling we are committed to progressive social change through teaching, research and an active involvement with practice. We believe in a social work profession defined not only by its function but also by its values and integrity. We promote an understanding of social work informed by social justice and human rights, a profession ... 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.
124th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
43rd
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
11th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
3rd

Start date and duration

Start date
13-SEP-21
Full Time
4 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 - 90 = 10% 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
£30,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£30,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, July 2020

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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A level
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Tuition fees

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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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£1,820 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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£1,820 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£12,450 per year
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Social Work reviews

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08 Nov 15

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The classmates and lecturers in Social Work have made it great...
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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 3.7) 16 reviews

5 star 26%
4 star 18%
3 star 56%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,247 reviews

5 star 27%
4 star 54%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%

Where you'll study

University of Stirling

Grange Road Stirling
FK9 4LA United Kingdom Nearest train station: Bridge of Allan  0.8 miles away

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