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14250 GBP/year
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About

The Social Work (Hons) taught at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) offers the grounding you need to become a skilled social worker with the professional skills, knowledge base and placement experience that will help you stand out. 

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Overview

Studying Social Work (Hons) taught at the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol) helps you understand the support society's most vulnerable individuals and groups need to ensure their welfare.

Learning how to practise as a qualified social worker, you'll explore the critical issues that affect people's wellbeing, learn how to safeguard their interests, and promote greater independence.

It's challenging but rewarding work, and you'll be taking an active role in addressing pressing social problems.

Careers / Further study 

When you finish, you'll be eligible to apply for registration as a social worker with the HCPC - something you need to do to practise as a social worker in England.

You'll be qualified to work with adults or children and apply for jobs in the statutory, voluntary, and independent or private sector.

Many students get work with their placement organisations, in positions such as care coordinator, care officer, family social worker, social worker, and support worker.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Engagement, Empowerment and Intervention
  • Law and Knowledge for Social Work
  • Reflective Practice in Social Work
  • Service Improvement - a Collaborative Approach
  • Theory and Research for Social Work Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7

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
7

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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

  • Tariff points: 120
  • GCSE: Grade C/4 or above in English Language or Literature and Mathematics, or equivalent. We do not accept Level 2 Key Skills, Functional Skills or Certificate in Adult Literacy and Numeracy as alternatives to GCSEs.
  • English Language Requirement: International and EU applicants are required to have a minimum overall IELTS (Academic) score of 7.0 with 6.0 in each component.
  • A-level subjects: No specific subjects required. 
  • Access: No specific subjects required.
  • Baccalaureate IB: No specific subjects required.
  • Irish Highers: No specific subjects required.
  • T Levels: No specific subjects required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14250 GBP per year during 36 months.
  • National

    9250 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9250 GBP per year during 36 months.

Part time:

Home Module Fee (15 Credit): £1156

Living costs for Bristol

750 - 1260 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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