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Social Work BSc (Hons)

University of Hertfordshire

Student rating
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( 3.9) 1706 reviews


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Course info

UCAS CODE L500
Social workers help people find solutions to their problems and live more successfully in their communities. Sometimes this includes helping them confront and manage behaviours that put themselves and others at risk. To succeed, social workers must work not only with service users, but also with their service user’s families and friends, as well as other organisations including the police, NHS and schools. This course covers subjects such as law, partnership working, assessment and ... 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.
115th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
74th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2020
16th

Start date and duration

Start date
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 - 93 = 7% 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
£26,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£28,000

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

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
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Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
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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£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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Latest Social Work reviews

Social Work
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11 Oct 18

Social Work BSc (Hons)

Loving it. Honestly feel as if I picked the right university after leaving one! Cannot wait to build more memories as...

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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 9 reviews

5 star 12%
4 star 55%
3 star 33%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,706 reviews

5 star 25%
4 star 51%
3 star 20%
2 star 3%
1 star 1%
University of Hertfordshire
CompUniGuide ranking
74th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
University of Hertfordshire has achieved the top gold ranking in the Government’s Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) 2018. The University of Hertfordshire’s green campuses are located just 20 minutes from central London by train. There’re amazing facilities including a full-scale replica Crown Court, multi-million-pound Science building, in-house flight simulators and £38m entertainment venue. There’s over 800 courses to choose from including undergraduate, postgraduate, continuing professional development, online distance learning and short courses.

Where you'll study

University of Hertfordshire

University Admissions Service College Lane Hatfield
Hertfordshire
AL10 9AB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Hatfield   0.9 miles away