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Social Work

Bucks New University

24 months
Duration
13000 GBP/year
8950 GBP/year
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About

Social workers are the advisers, advocates, and counsellors for the vulnerable and troubled members of society. In this Social Work programme of Bucks New University you'll be aware of the impact of social issues including poverty, deprivation and inclusivity. Working towards solutions and managing individual's unique problems, social workers strive to improve the quality of life for others. 

Overview

The choice to become a social worker is not a decision that should be taken lightly. We want people who are committed to their future career and determined to make a difference to the lives of others.

We're looking for students with life experience. Preferably students will have worked with a variety of people either in employment or as a volunteer. This may include working with young people, for a charity or in a care home. We want to see previous success of helping people and a determination to continue.

Career:

From day one we'll be preparing you for your future. We make sure all our graduates are confident, independent and ready for work.

Throughout your time with us we'll support you on your journey to becoming a Social Worker. We'll help you to develop crucial skills, enabling you to become flexible in your thinking and stay calm even in a crisis.

Here at Bucks, we have a high employability rate for social work. We make sure all our graduates leave confident in their skills and able to impress employers. We have good relationships with local employers who are always impressed with how prepared our graduates are for the transition from University to work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Sociology, Psychology and Social Policy
  • Putting the law into Practice
  • Developing Social Work Skills for Practice
  • Research Methods for Social Work
  • Practice Learning

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Typically students on this course will have a 2:1 degree. However you may be considered if you have a 2:2 and significant experience. 
  • Social work is both an academic and vocational course so it's important you show success in your previous education and have experience.
  • Students must hold GCSEs in English and Maths at Grade C/4 or above, or equivalent. On the application form you must list all your qualifications.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13000 GBP per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    8950 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8950 GBP per year during 24 months.

Living costs for High Wycombe

700 - 1200 GBP /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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