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Social Work - Undergraduate study

Gain a professional qualification which entitles you to apply to register as a social worker.

Join a department leading the way in the fight for social reform.

Develop an understanding of disciplines across the social sciences and learn how governments and other organisations make decisions that affect our daily lives.

Our work combines the theoretical study of social issues and how they affect society with a practical focus on developing the policy advisers, social workers and change makers of tomorrow. Learn from experienced social workers who bring their real-world experiences into the classroom, and researchers analysing some of today’s biggest social issues including child welfare, health and social care, mental health, housing policy and crime.

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100% of our leavers were in employment 15 months after their course

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Start your career as a social worker with an advanced four-year course which knits together study and practice

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