Social Work BSc (Hons)

University of Portsmouth

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Course info

UCAS CODE L500
**Overview**Social workers change lives for the better and help protect some of society’s most vulnerable people.On this BSc (Hons) Social Work degree, which is approved by Social Work England, you’ll develop the skills you need to graduate and apply to register as a social worker.- Practise your social work skills in our Centre for Simulation in Health and Care, a safe and supportive environment where we use innovative technologies to simulate real-life scenarios- Work closely with the ... 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.
45th / 131
CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
74th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
38th

Start date and duration

Start date
19-SEP-22
Full Time
3 Years

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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
£28,000
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, January 2022

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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Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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£17,000 per year
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International Fees
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Latest Social Work reviews

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Liz
25 Feb 20

Social Work BSc (Hons)

There are committed lecturers, interesting course material, good practical opportunities. I'm really impressed with the...
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Alex
25 Feb 20

Social Work BSc (Hons)

It has been a really good experience so far. There is lots to do here. the lecturers are friendly and helpful. I'm...

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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 4.8) 5 reviews

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Student rating ( 4.1) 1,578 reviews

5 star 32%
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3 star 14%
2 star 2%
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University of Portsmouth
CUG ranking
74th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.1)
The University of Portsmouth is in the heart of the UK’s only island city. Taking inspiration from the city’s rich heritage as a trading and naval port, the University is dedicated to helping you get ready for your exciting life journey. Portsmouth offers a wide range of degrees across areas of science, technology, humanities, creative and cultural industries, business and law. All courses reflect the University’s commitment to your future career. There are many opportunities for work experience, placements and volunteering, plus an expert Careers and Employability Service. Strong student support is a major feature of Portsmouth. That goes beyond helping you to develop the skills you’ll need for degree-level study. It’s easy to find advice and guidance on housing, finances, and both mental and physical wellness.

Where you'll study

University of Portsmouth

University House Winston Churchill Avenue Portsmouth
PO1 2UP United Kingdom Nearest train station: Portsmouth & Southsea  0.1 miles away