What do you need to get in?
Main entry requirements
GCSE English Language and Mathematics at grade C, or above, or an acceptable equivalent.
If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 112 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers36%
Provided by UCAS, this is the percentage of applicants who were offered a place on the course last year. Note that not all applicants receiving offers will take up the place, so this figure is likely to differ from applicants to places.
Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
If you live in:
- Scotland and go to a Scottish university, you won’t pay tuition fees
- Northern Ireland and go to an NI uni, you’ll pay £3,805 in tuition fees
- Wales you’ll pay £3,810 in fees and get a tuition fee grant to cover the rest
Every degree course is different, so it’s important to find one that suits your interests and matches the way you prefer to work – from the modules you’ll be studying to how you’ll be assessed. Top things to look for when comparing courses
Social work is an inspiring and challenging profession that provides opportunities to make a real difference to the lives of vulnerable children and adults. You will be taught by experienced academics from a diverse range of practice and research backgrounds. We have excellent relationships with practitioners who also teach on the course and provide high quality placements. Our teaching strategies include a high level of tutor/student contact time and individually designed skills development days. You will explore areas including: • law and policy • safeguarding adults and children • understanding human development • critical thinking
For a list of core and likely optional modules, please visit our website.
We're a non-traditional university with an open and welcoming environment - everyone feels at home in our historic settings. Canterbury, our main campus, is a World Heritage Site and one of the safest university cities in England and Wales. As well as a wide range of exciting courses, there is loads to see and do outside of your studies, with London and even France easily accessible for a day trip. Canterbury: think history, great teaching and an unrivalled student experience.
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