Social Work Program By Staffordshire University |Top Universities
Program Duration

36 monthsProgram duration

Main Subject Area

SociologyMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Sociology

Degree

BA

Study Level

Undergraduate

Social Workers support individuals and families to achieve positive change in their lives. This degree prepares a student for a profession with human rights and social justice at its core. This degree is regulated by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and will prepare students for a career in social work in a diverse range of social welfare settings. The content of the studies will equip students for employment in both children’s and adults’ social work, in areas such as safeguarding, community and therapeutic services. This degree includes a total of 170 days of assessed practice learning, through highly rewarding vocational placements in the community, will also help ensure students are well prepared for life as a Social Worker following graduation. On successful completion of study, students will be issued the following award: BA (Hons) Social Work. Level 4 begins with a period of skills development. Students will then cover issues such as Rights, Justice and Equality, Readiness for Practice and Relationship-based Social Work, followed by an Introduction to Social Work Theories, Study Skills, and Values, Ethics and Multi-dimensional Diversity. At Level 5, students’ knowledge will be extended to cover key issues such as Safeguarding Children and Adults at Risk, and Lifespan and Human Growth and Development. The year will also include a 70-day assessed placement. Level 6 will let students explore Social Work Research Mindedness, Inter-professional Practice and Contemporary Themes in Social Work. There will also be a second period of assessed practice lasting 100 days.

Program overview

Main Subject

Sociology

Degree

BA

Study Level

Undergraduate

Social Workers support individuals and families to achieve positive change in their lives. This degree prepares a student for a profession with human rights and social justice at its core. This degree is regulated by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and will prepare students for a career in social work in a diverse range of social welfare settings. The content of the studies will equip students for employment in both children’s and adults’ social work, in areas such as safeguarding, community and therapeutic services. This degree includes a total of 170 days of assessed practice learning, through highly rewarding vocational placements in the community, will also help ensure students are well prepared for life as a Social Worker following graduation. On successful completion of study, students will be issued the following award: BA (Hons) Social Work. Level 4 begins with a period of skills development. Students will then cover issues such as Rights, Justice and Equality, Readiness for Practice and Relationship-based Social Work, followed by an Introduction to Social Work Theories, Study Skills, and Values, Ethics and Multi-dimensional Diversity. At Level 5, students’ knowledge will be extended to cover key issues such as Safeguarding Children and Adults at Risk, and Lifespan and Human Growth and Development. The year will also include a 70-day assessed placement. Level 6 will let students explore Social Work Research Mindedness, Inter-professional Practice and Contemporary Themes in Social Work. There will also be a second period of assessed practice lasting 100 days.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

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Jan-2000

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