Working with Children and Families BA (Hons)

University of Cumbria

Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 4.0) View reviews


University course intakes maybe affected by Coronavirus (COVID -19). Latest info

Course info

UCAS CODE L502
**Course Overview**Want to make a difference to the lives of children, young people and families?The programme will develop the knowledge and skills you need for a career across a range of professional areas, or for entry into further postgraduate study. This programme has a number of distinguishing features including: an emphasis on interdisciplinary working, employability, internationalisation, research skills and social justice.No matter what line of work you eventually choose, whether its ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Carlisle - Fusehill Street | 3 Years | 20-SEP-21

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
99th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
117th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2021
76th

Start date and duration

Start date
20-SEP-21
Full Time
3 Years

Childhood and Youth Studies

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 - 70 = 30% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, March 2021

Entry requirements
Entry requirements
The minimum grades (and in some cases the subjects) you'll need to get on to this course.

Choose Exam type Grades / Points required
A level
Details

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

Childhood and Youth Studies

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Health & Social Care
28%
Sociology
25%
English Language
21%
Psychology
17%
English Literature
16%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Domestic. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Other UK. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within England. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands.
£9,250 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within the European Union. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.
£10,500 per year
This information comes from UCAS, or in some cases the institution directly.
Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
International Students
International Fees
This is the fee you pay if you are an International student. Please note,this fee has been confirmed.

Latest Families (Social Work) reviews

Families (Social Work)
S
Sadie
06 Feb 19

Working with Children and Families BA (Hons)

It has opened my eyes I have loved every minute despite facing some personal challenges along the way. The staff have...
S
Susan
30 Jan 19

Working with Children and Families BA (Hons)

Fantastic. I am a mature student and just wish I had done it earlier in my life. I would encourage people to come and...

Review breakdown

Overall rating
  • Overall Rating
  • Students' Union
  • Societies and Sports
  • Accommodation
  • Uni Facilities
  • Course and Lecturers
  • Local life
  • Job Prospects
  • Student Support

How Families (Social Work) students rated:

Student rating ( 4.2) 23 reviews

5 star 44%
4 star 35%
3 star 17%
2 star 4%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 4.0) 1,484 reviews

5 star 38%
4 star 38%
3 star 17%
2 star 4%
1 star 3%

Where you'll study

University of Cumbria

Fusehill Street Carlisle
Cumbria
CA1 2HH United Kingdom Nearest train station: Carlisle  0.3 miles away

Other courses you might like

Compare Working with Children and Families BA (Hons) at University of Cumbria against all the unis listed above.