Social Work (including Foundation Year) BA (Hons)

University of Chester

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Course info

UCAS CODE L50F
We offer an exciting and stimulating degree that, on completion, leads to eligibility to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a qualified social worker. This course enables you to develop your knowledge, skills and values and demonstrate your professional capability. You will need to be hard working, adaptable, honest and, above all, passionate about finding long-term solutions and supporting positive changes for children, adults and families in the future.Foundation ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
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20th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
94th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
72nd

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time Including Foundation Year
4 Years

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

Entry requirements
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A level
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£9,250 per year
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£12,750 per year
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More info: The tuition fees for international students studying undergraduate programmes in the 2021/22 academic year are £12,750. This fee is set for each year of study. All undergraduate students are eligible for an International Scholarship Award, which is applicable to each year of study. Students who pay all fees for the year either on or before enrolment are entitled to a further reduction of £250..

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Latest Social Work reviews

Social Work
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Student Reviewer
22 Feb 20

Social Work BA (Hons)

I have had a very good experience. The relationship with tutors is excellent and the support they provide is good too....
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Sam
18 Feb 20

Social Work BA (Hons)

Really loved being at uni. Giving me my confidence back Lots of support of staff Hours are suitable for childcare...

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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 15 reviews

5 star 61%
4 star 13%
3 star 20%
2 star 6%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 2,525 reviews

5 star 45%
4 star 40%
3 star 12%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
University of Chester
CompUniGuide ranking
94th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.2)
With more than 180 years of educational heritage, the University of Chester offers a wide range of highly regarded single and combined-honours undergraduate degree courses, distributed across a selection of specialist sites. The university wants to deliver a purposeful student experience, while encouraging students to foster the skills and knowledge to develop as individuals, and the expertise and connections needed to play a valuable role in an ever-changing society. At each university location, students learn to take responsibility for their future by taking advantage of opportunities both inside and beyond their academic environments. The University of Chester provides a welcoming and inclusive learning environment, and takes pride in celebrating the diversity of life experiences each of its enrolled students brings to the university’s learning community.

Where you'll study

University of Chester

Crab Lane Warrington
WA2 0DB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Padgate  0.5 miles away

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