24 months
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14895 GBP/year
8745 GBP/year
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About

Start a new career in social work. Provide people with help, support and guidance when they need it and protect vulnerable children, families and adults in the Social Work programme from Sheffield Hallam University.

Overview

You split your study time between acquiring the latest knowledge and necessary skills at university, and then putting it into practice on professional work placements. You spend a total of 200 days working in professional settings and attending specialist skills days.

Future careers

This Social Work course at Sheffield Hallam University prepares you for a career in

  • social work

Accreditation

This course is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). After successfully completing the course you are eligible to apply to register with them to practise as a social worker.

We are in a transitional period where the work of the College of Social Work has come to an end and some functions are temporarily hosted by the British Association of Social Work.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Creating Original Practice
  • Evaluating Research Methodologies
  • Foundations Of Values, Ethics And Anti-Oppressive Practice For Social Work
  • Law And Policy For Social Work
  • Psychosocial Theories And Methods For Social Work
  • Understanding Complexity In Practice

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

180 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Experience of interacting with members of the public from a range of backgrounds in different settings is essential when applying to a health or social care course. This is so you will have an understanding of the diversity of the population who access health and social care.  It is important to be able to understand and explain how your experiences relate to the activities and qualities which are required for the profession at your interview.
  • You must provide a reference from a current or recent employer or educational institution with your UCAS application.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14895 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29790 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    8745 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17490 GBP for the full programme during 24 months.

Living costs for Sheffield

555 - 977 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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