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If your qualifications aren’t listed here, you can use our UCAS points guide of 120 and refer to the university’s website for full details of all entry routes and requirements.
% applicants receiving offers18%
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Tuition fee & financial support£9,250
Maximum annual fee for UK students. NHS-funded, sandwich or part-time course fees may vary.
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- 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
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Overview Social workers can have a significant impact on peoples' lives and offer support to some of society's most vulnerable. Compassionate and patient, your skills will lie in communication, resilience and organisation. With the social work sector expanding rapidly, there are lots of rewarding career opportunities. Why study BA Social Work at Middlesex University? The programme is fully approved by the Health and Care Professions Council, the regulatory body for social work. Our cutting-edge degree, designed and revised in collaboration with current students, employers and service users, primes students with expert theoretical knowledge and the essential professional skills to flourish in practice. You will learn to collaborate confidently and effectively with multiple service providers in sectors such as education, health, and criminal justice services, as well as service users and their carers. You will be taught mainly by staff who are research active and the course is underpinned by sound pedagogic expertise. Many of the staff also are currently in practice or have recent practice experience. Several staff hold Middlesex University or National Teaching Fellowship status in recognition of their innovative approaches to teaching, learning and assessment We have recently been awarded a prestigious teaching partnership with 4 local authority partners and a voluntary agency. This will fund further teaching resources, innovative practice and strengthen still further our ability to offer high quality placements to the students. Course highlights We have excellent relationships with a range of local authorities and voluntary and independent sector organisations across London, ensuring our course teaches the most current policy and practice in social work, and ensuring access to high quality placements You will benefit from high levels of tutor contact time through extended teaching sessions, interactive workshop style seminars and e-learning resources Upon graduation you will be eligible to apply to the HCPC to register as a qualified social worker As a student of this course you'll receive a free electronic textbook for every module.
Year 1: Life-course Developments (30 credits) - Compulsory Community Project (30 credits) - Compulsory Preparation for Professional Practice: Foundation Knowledge and Skills (30 credits) - Compulsory Preparation for Professional Practice: Professional Development and Communication (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 2: Law for Social Workers (30 credits) - Compulsory Social Work Theories, Interventions and Practice (30 credits) - Compulsory Initial Professional Practice Placement - 70 days (30 credits) - Compulsory Approaches to Health and Social Care Research (30 credits) - Compulsory Year 3: Final Professional Practice Placement - 100 days (30 credits) - Compulsory Social Work Knowledge: Application and Critique (30 credits) - Compulsory Specialist Knowledge for Professional Practice (Social Work with Adults) (60 credits) - Optional Specialist Knowledge for Professional Practice (Child and Family Social Work) (60 credits) - Optional
Middlesex has a vibrant and culturally diverse student community and a union that supports, celebrates, engages and represents them every step of the way. What's more, its north-west London location places students within touching distance of the heart of the capital and everything it has to offer. The union supports more than 1,500 active student members across more than 60 societies.
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