University Subject Tables 2011

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    Social Work
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Social Work

CUG Rank University Name Entry Standards
Entry Standards
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Student Satisfaction
Student Satisfaction
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Research Assessment
Research Assessment
The average quality of the research undertaken in the University.

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Graduate Prospects
Graduate Prospects
A guide to the employability of graduates on completion of their courses at the University.

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Overall Score
Overall Score
The total score calculated by our independent and trusted methodology.

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2011 2010
3 4 Bath 3.88 3.10 96 98.2
12 5 Kent 243 4.33 2.95 90 95.2
14 17 Leeds 347 3.78 2.95 74 94.8
4 2 York 354 3.74 2.85 90 97.7
8 9 Edinburgh 358 3.35 2.85 90 96.6
5 1 Sheffield 353 3.71 2.80 90 97.4
2 7 Lancaster 333 3.99 2.75 96 98.5
9 19 Keele 316 3.73 2.75 94 96.5
5 7 Sussex 4.30 2.70 92 97.4
7 16 Birmingham 386 4.14 2.70 74 96.9
20 - Bristol 364 3.65 2.70 72 94.0
36 31 London South Bank 3.49 2.70 80 90.8
36 31 Nottingham Trent 210 3.64 2.70 90 90.8
1 3 Queen's, Belfast 386 3.97 2.65 94 100.0
13 15 Warwick 3.93 2.65 95.0
32 35 Ulster 269 3.63 2.65 84 92.0
10 45 Swansea 3.56 2.60 100 95.7
29 13 Stirling 3.56 2.60 88 92.7
14 23 Bradford 283 4.07 2.55 90 94.8
14 12 Manchester 344 3.28 2.55 94.8
30 21 East Anglia 279 3.64 2.55 92.6
45 33 Plymouth 237 3.37 2.55 80 88.7
22 25 Nottingham 3.82 2.50 93.4
58 49 Bedfordshire 132 3.99 2.50 80 86.1
21 24 Middlesex 3.89 2.45 88 93.6
24 21 Northumbria 264 4.12 2.45 86 93.1
26 20 Glamorgan 285 3.73 2.45 93.0
45 38 Salford 250 3.41 2.45 78 88.7
40 39 Huddersfield 249 3.90 2.40 76 89.7
62 - London Metropolitan 3.48 2.40 62 85.0
23 26 Hull 269 3.83 2.35 92 93.2
11 26 Strathclyde 341 3.86 2.30 88 95.5
24 29 Glasgow 3.96 2.30 93.1
35 42 Lincoln 234 3.98 2.30 86 90.9
39 52 Central Lancashire 221 3.86 2.30 88 90.3
17 18 Bolton 4.25 2.25 94.7
18 36 Brighton 4.23 2.25 94.5
19 9 Dundee 293 3.46 2.25 100 94.3
27 28 Goldsmiths College 4.02 2.25 86 92.8
44 - Anglia Ruskin 251 3.47 2.25 82 89.1
51 66 University of Wales, Newport 183 3.82 2.20 84 87.5
55 44 Bangor 220 3.42 2.20 86.9
31 41 De Montfort 232 3.83 2.15 98 92.1
38 39 Coventry 244 3.94 2.15 84 90.4
41 47 Birmingham City 236 3.51 2.15 88 89.4
56 68 Brunel 3.31 2.15 76 86.8
67 63 East London 143 3.48 2.10 78 83.2
33 34 West of England, Bristol 252 3.79 2.05 94 91.8
52 54 Sheffield Hallam 229 3.67 1.90 80 87.4
60 62 Manchester Metropolitan 196 3.57 1.90 78 85.2
43 55 Hertfordshire 209 3.66 1.85 96 89.3
64 59 Glyndwr 212 3.68 1.75 70 84.3
27 45 Chester 284 3.71 1.65 100 92.8
76 79 Edge Hill 208 3.80 1.55 32 76.7
47 60 Gloucestershire 276 3.58 1.50 84 88.6
33 30 Robert Gordon 288 4.16 1.40 90 91.8
41 50 Bournemouth 300 3.71 92 89.4
47 37 Oxford Brookes 288 4.22 82 88.6
49 65 Staffordshire 290 3.57 92 88.5
50 55 UWIC, Cardiff 224 4.12 94 87.8
52 51 Southampton Solent 220 3.90 96 87.4
54 66 Kingston 265 3.83 86 87.2
57 58 Portsmouth 270 3.47 88 86.6
59 61 Greenwich 261 3.66 82 85.7
61 43 Teesside 273 4.03 70 85.1
63 33 Plymouth St Mark and St John 192 4.29 80 84.4
65 52 Buckinghamshire New 154 3.82 96 84.2
66 69 Northampton 209 3.64 86 84.1
68 70 Chichester 252 3.99 64 82.9
69 71 Leeds Metropolitan 234 3.54 72 82.2
70 73 Sunderland 203 3.92 72 82.1
71 76 Canterbury Christ Church 244 3.69 66 82.0
72 72 Cumbria 216 3.74 62 80.2
73 78 Derby 186 3.77 64 79.4
74 74 Liverpool John Moores 202 3.78 58 79.0
75 75 Worcester 3.61 60 78.5
77 77 Roehampton 206 3.66 46 76.5

Please note that some Universities have missing data. Where the table is ranked by a single measure, the institutions with no data for that measure appear at the bottom.

Since the Subject Tables were published on Monday 12 May, some errors have been brought to our attention which have resulted in a revised set of Subject Tables being posted on Tuesday 27 May. Most changes in rank are small.

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Maximum scores:
Student Satisfaction 5.00    Facilities spend N/A
Research Assessment 4.00    Good Honours 100.0
Entry Standards N/A    Graduate Prospects 100.0
Student Staff Ratio N/A    Completion 100.0
Academic Services Spend N/A    Overall Score 1000.0

Reference to the 1994 Group in the 2014 tables and  onwards has been removed following the decision of the group to disband in November 2013.

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