BA Social Work is a pre-registration course that supports and develops
effective qualified social workers. We have close partnerships with placement
providers to ensure you have high quality training in the workplace combined
with excellent professional education in a strong academic framework.
Each year of the course has a particular emphasis that reflects your
development as a trainee social worker and professional practitioner. The
course's central themes reflect core values and principles of practice, and are
present in most modules and in the practice placements:
- safeguarding and protection
- evidence-based relational practice
- inter-professional working (including recording and sharing information)
- impact of practice; professional challenge (including reflective practice)
- service users (and carers) autonomy
- social justice and values
- equality and diversity
You can study our BA Social Work over three years, full-time.
Why study with us?
In order to practise as a social worker in England you need to complete a
course recognised by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and also
hold registration with them. Working with the College of Social Work, the Social
Work Reform Board and the HCPC we ensure that you undertake sufficient
theoretical and practical work, including placements to bring you in line with
what is expected of a graduate social worker and enable you to apply for
registration with the HCPC.
Continuing Professional Development
Are you already qualified and registered as a social worker? We offer a wide
range of CPD modules that you can use towards
your CPD hours. We also offer an extensive range of
bespoke workshops and courses which can be tailored to your exact needs.
We offer a number of professional doctorate
and research courses which cover a
variety of specialist areas within the health, social care and voluntary arenas.
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