Social Work (Taught) University of East Anglia UEA


Awarded by: Health and Care Professions Council

Accredited by the Health and Care Professions Council, this degree offers an academic and professional qualification that will enable you to apply to the Health and Care Professions Council to register as a professional Social Worker.

Students of this degree will understand the theoretical foundations of social work, rooted in psychology and sociology. They will explore social policy and legal context, including statutory provisions regarding child care, mental health and adult care. There is also a consistent focus on working with individuals, families, groups, fellow social workers and other professionals.

Placement-based learning is central to this degree, with placements carried out with at least two different service user groups, with personal tutors actively encouraging your progress and a practice educator who will guide and assess your practice.

  • Qualification


  • Study mode


  • Location

    University of East Anglia

  • Start date

    September 2018

  • Duration

    1 year

Course details


Legal and social policy context of social work; professional theory and practice 1; working with service users 1.

Entry requirements

You are required to have Mathematics and English Language at a minimum of Grade C or Grade 4 or above at GCSE Level.

Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide an essay, instructions will be provided. This course is only open to UK or EU students.
Students for whom English is a Foreign language

Applications from students whose first language is not English are welcome. We require evidence of proficiency in English (including writing, speaking, listening and reading): IELTS: 7.0 (minimum 6.5 in each component). Test dates should be within two years of the course start date.

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £5,200 Year 1
EU £5,200 Year 1
International £15,800 Year 1
England £5,200 Year 1
Northern Ireland £5,200 Year 1
Scotland £5,200 Year 1
Wales £5,200 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.