36 months
Duration
18800 GBP/year
4630 GBP/year
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About

The Social Work degree at Queen's University Belfast is a professional qualification in Social Work accredited by the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (thereafter Social Care Council) and recognised throughout the UK, the Republic of Ireland and elsewhere. 

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Overview

The Social Work degree at Queen's University Belfast is a combination of academic study and assessed practice learning opportunities. Practice Learning Opportunities are regionally allocated in collaboration with the Northern Ireland Degree in Social Work Partnership and key stakeholders.

Career Prospects

Studying for a social work degree at Queen’s will assist you in developing the core skills, knowledge and values valued by employers, professional organisations and academic institutions. Queen’s is currently ranked joint 2nd in the UK for career prospects for Social Work according the Guardian University Guide (2019).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Work
  • Law for Social Workers
  • Preparation for Practice Learning
  • Themes and Issues in Social Policy
  • Psychology for Social Work
  • Sociology for Social Work

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Credits

360 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
90

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

A level requirements

  • ABB + GCSE Mathematics grade C/4 or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.
Irish leaving certificate requirements
  • H3H3H3H3H3H3 + if not offered at Higher Level then Ordinary Level grade O4 in Mathematics is required.
BTEC Level 3 Extended/National Extended Diploma
  • Successful completion of the BTEC Extended Diploma (180 credits at Level 3) with overall grades D*DD + GCSE Mathematics grade C/4 or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.
or
  • Successful completion of the BTEC National Extended Diploma (1080 GLH at Level 3) with overall grades D*DD + GCSE Mathematics grade C/4 or an equivalent qualification acceptable to the University.
Access/Foundation Course
  • Successful completion of Access Course 70% (Level 3 modules).
  • All Access course candidates must have a minimum of a grade C/4 in GCSE Mathematics or the equivalent in the Access Course. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    18800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18800 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    4630 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4630 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • Northern Ireland (NI) £4,630
  • Republic of Ireland (ROI) £4,630
  • England, Scotland or Wales (GB) £9,250
  • EU Other £18800
  • International £18800

Living costs for Belfast

561 - 887 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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