Social Work MA

University of Derby

Student rating
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( 4.0) 1261 reviews


Course info

This course enables you to gain the experience and professional capabilities in order to reach the Health and Care Profession Council’s Standards of Proficiency which will entitle you to apply to register as a Social Worker. This course will provide you with the skills and theories that will enable you to work as a qualified social worker in a range of settings. A career in social work is very challenging, but equally rewarding, as you get the opportunity to help make a difference to someones... READ MORE

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2019 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
63rd / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
89th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2019
59th

Start date and duration

Start date
SEP-19
Full Time
2 years

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, January 2019

Tuition fees

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More info: Tuition fee for 2018/19 is £5,100 per year and all fees may be subject to annual increase..

Students from Domestic
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Students from Channel Islands
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More info: Tuition fee for 2018/19 is £5,100 per year and all fees may be subject to annual increase..

Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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More info: Tuition fee for 2018/19 is £13,500 and all fees may be subject to annual increase..

International Students
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Latest Social Work reviews

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Laurie
18 Feb 19

Applied Social Work BA (Hons)

I am now a final year student & I have loved my university experience. Despite being a mature student, I have been...
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Megan
17 Oct 18

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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 22 reviews

5 star 23%
4 star 46%
3 star 31%
2 star 0%
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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,261 reviews

5 star 29%
4 star 52%
3 star 16%
2 star 2%
1 star 1%
CompUniGuide ranking
89th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0)
Next open day
The University of Derby is spread across three campuses in Derby, Buxton and Chesterfield. Derby is proud to welcome students from more than 100 countries around the world, so you’ll be part of a diverse, international community. Whether you are progressing from undergraduate study, want to change or develop your career, or simply study the subject you love in more depth, the University offers a wide range of courses and flexible study methods including full-time, part-time and online learning. From criminology to science, education to business, the University also offers a dozens of courses designed for continuing professional development (CPD) that will help you enhance your skills, maintain your professional registration and take your career to the next level.

Where you'll study

University of Derby

Kedleston Road
Derby
DE22 1GB United Kingdom Nearest train station: Peartree  1.8 miles away