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Social work at the University of York

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Understanding the subject and studying Social Work

Our qualifying Social Work programmes

Other Social Work courses and degree programmes

Shadowing social workers

For new students coming to study social work at York, we encourage you to complete a Shadowing Day before you arrive. Students from other universities may also find this information useful. 

Service users and carers participation advisory group (SUPA Group)

Service Users and Carers are involved in all aspects of social work student’s education from admissions, through teaching to assessment. Members of SUPA Group bring a wide variety of valuable experience and knowledge to the education of social work students at University of York. Guidance written by the SUPA Group will be of use to students, staff and social workers: