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University of Wolverhampton

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University of Wolverhampton

Social Care

This specialist award in Social Care is designed for those who want to develop a career within the expanding social care sector. It offers opportunities to study specialist areas of social care and includes: - the provision of formal and informal care - the knowledge, core values and ethics that underpin social care provision - the assessment, management and organisation of social care and - specialisms in, child care, adult care and elder care that focus on : the child in trouble; substance misuse; mental health; and learning disability Graduates gain careers, mostly in the public and not-for-profit sector including: - care management, - housing associations and various forms of supported living, - early year settings (work with children under 5), - supporting young people, - supporting people with a learning disability, - supporting older people, - policy research and development and advocacy Graduates in social care with a good honours degree (2:1 or above) are eligible to apply for a Master’s level qualifying social work award.

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    University of Wolverhampton,Wolverhampton
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250