University of Sheffield
This degree makes you eligible to apply for HCPC registration as a qualified social worker in the UK. The academic side of the course is rigorous and challenging. You�ll develop a clear understanding of the theory. Through work placements, you�ll become a confident, skilled practitioner.
A 2.1 Honours degree. Requirements for overseas students, overall IELTS grade of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in each component, or equivalent; we can only accept you onto this course if you have lived in the UK for the last 5 years, or have completed a CRB check considered equivalent to the UK's in the country where you have been living.
Modules include: social work practice (contexts; values and skills); human growth and development through the life course for social workers; law and social policy for social work; skills for social work practice; social work professional development; safeguarding in social work practice; dissertation; you will go on 2 placements with local agencies (local authority, private, voluntary or independent sector service providers); 1 placement is for 70 days, the other for 100 days.
Assessed essays; group project work; peer assessment; group and individual presentations; examination; dissertation.
NHS bursaries may be available for this course.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|MA||Full-time||£ 7,000 per Academic year (home fees)||2 years|
|MA||Full-time||£ 14,500 per Academic year (overseas fees)||2 years|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Main Site||Sheffield||S10 2TN||Yorkshire and the Humber|
Postgraduate Admissions Tutor
0114 222 6402