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Undergraduate study

If you're looking to study for a degree in applied social science, crime and criminal justice, social policy or social work, at York you'll become part of one the largest and most highly regarded departments of its kind, but one that offers a friendly and supportive environment in which to study. Further information.

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Want to become a social work professional?

Combining theory, practice and reflection, you will gain the knowledge, practical skills and understanding of social work on a unique four-year course:

Coronavirus (COVID-19): changes to courses

The 2020/21 academic year will start in September. We aim to deliver as much face-to-face teaching as we can, supported by high quality online alternatives where we must.

Find details of the measures we're planning to protect our community.

Course changes for new students