Staffordshire University has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This degree is perfect for those interested in social justice and a desire to work in areas such as politics, the advice sector, voluntary and charity sectors, housing or education.
Developed alongside experienced professionals, this degree will equip you to join the expanding advice and voluntary sectors.
The on-campus course is delivered by blended learning and combines face-to-face and online learning to bring a flexible approach to study. The entire degree can also be studied by distance learning.
Whichever route you choose, you will be taught by lecturers with extensive experience and strong links to the Social Welfare Law sector.
On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award:
BA (Hons) Social Welfare Law, Policy and Advice Practice
If you choose to complete one of our sandwich courses with a work placement between the second and final years of the course, our placement staff will work with you to identify a suitable location for your work placement. Please also note that you are responsible for any costs incurred in travelling to and from your work placement, and for any accommodation costs.
Year 1 (Core): Context of Advice Services, Legal Theory and Practice, Welfare Benefits and Money Advice, Housing Rights, Consumer Protection
Year 2 (Core): Communication Skills, Social Welfare and Community Care, Reflection on Experience, Specific Option, Specific/General Option
Year 3 (Core): Dissertation and Research, Equality and Diversity, Modern Social Policy, Specific Option, Specific/General Option
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Staffordshire University (Stoke Campus)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points|
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|