Social Work (Undergraduate) MSci

University of Huddersfield

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Course info

UCAS CODE H254
We’ve ranked top 15 in the UK for Social Work (Times Good University Guide 2022). Why study Social Work? The integrated Masters in social work degree is a professional qualifying course, designed to equip you with the necessary skills, abilities and knowledge to succeed in a future career in social work. The four year programme combines undergraduate and postgraduate study into a single degree, helping to prepare you to work in all social care settings including residential, field, day care, ... READ MORE

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Uni rankings

CUG ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
59th
CUG subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2023
14th

Start date and duration

Start date
25-SEP-23
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 - 88 = 12% 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
£23,000
UK Social Work graduate salary
£24,000

Modules
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Source: IDP Connect, November 2022

Entry requirements
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Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Social Work

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Sociology
33%
Psychology
27%
English Language
24%
Health & Social Care
15%
English Literature
14%

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
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
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£9,250 per year
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Students from Wales Students from Wales
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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
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£16,000 per year
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Students from EU EU Students
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£16,000 per year
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Latest Social Work reviews

Social Work
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Student Reviewer
27 Nov 18

Social Work (Undergraduate) MSci

Is stress full but interesting I’m looking forward to what the future holds I’m excited to see how the uni are going to...
SR
Student Reviewer
27 Nov 18

Social Work (Undergraduate) MSci

I love university! I made loads of new friends and everyone is so lovely. I dropped out of my course last year as it...

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How Social Work students rated:

Student rating ( 4.3) 20 reviews

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How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.8) 760 reviews

5 star 24%
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University of Huddersfield
CUG ranking
59th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.8)
The University of Huddersfield is an award-winning university where students benefit from inspirational teaching and excellent facilities and resources, all on one amazing, friendly campus. Students can be confident in its high standard of teaching as the institution ranks in the top three in England for the proportion of staff who hold doctorates, have higher degrees, and who hold teaching qualifications (HESA, 2022). The university has six academic schools: Applied Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Huddersfield Business School, Computing and Engineering, Education and Professional Development and Human and Health Sciences. There are lots of course choices available across these schools, with the option available to combine more than one subject.

Where you'll study

University of Huddersfield

Queensgate Huddersfield
Kirklees
HD1 3DH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Huddersfield  0.2 miles away

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