University of Portsmouth

=98 th
Young University Rankings 2017
501–600 th
World University Rankings 2018

Social Work

Are you interested in working in with all types of people? It's that simple and it's that complicated. This course helps people makes positive changes in their lives. WHY STUDY THIS COURSE? With over 95% of graduates going on to further employment or study, this HCPC approved course enables you to qualify as a registered social worker. With over 94% approval ratings, this high quality student rated programme will enable you to work with a diverse range of people in what will be an interesting and varied career. MORE ABOUT THIS COURSE We host unique facilities, involving live court simulation exercises, an excellent range of practice placements and a dedicated staff team comprising experts in the field of social work practice. WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR? This course is for those who feel they have the strength and capability to work within one of the many facets of social service. SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE GAINED Over 200 days of practice placement opportunities, and 30 department of health Skills Days will enable you to work in the following fields following qualification: adult mental health, learning disability support, safeguarding vulnerable adults and children, child protection, hospital social work, the criminal justice sector, a wide range of voluntary agencies, the NHS and International Social Work opportunities. AFTER THE COURSE Potential careers are in adult, children and family services, mental health, criminal justice and a wide range of other statutory, private and voluntary organisations.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,Portsmouth
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Channel Islands Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £14,000