BA (Hons) Social Work

Approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

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Course code L501

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Course code L501

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Location Carlisle - Fusehill Street
Duration Full-time, 3 Years
Start date September 2017, 2018
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Course outline

There is a great demand for qualified social workers, so if you're looking to get involved, then we will ensure you enter the field at the top of your game. Ours is a challenging yet rewarding course that will build on your previous experience of social care to become a fully qualified and registered social worker. Our lecturing team will share their expertise of working with local employers and service users, giving you the insight needed to go on to an exciting career in the field.

It won't just be learning in the classroom. You'll take part in two placement sessions over the second and third years for 70 and 100 days respectively. These will allow you to gain real-world experience in social care, helping you develop the skills needed to stand out at interviews. We'll show you how to apply the theory you learn to the workplace, building on your knowledge and skills to enhance your abilities on the job.