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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    University of Wolverhampton

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    20-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This specialist award in Social Care is designed for those who want to develop a career within the expanding social care sector. It offers opportunities to study specialist areas of social care and includes:- the provision of formal and informal care- the knowledge, core values and ethics that underpin social care provision- the assessment, management and organisation of social care and- specialisms in, child care, adult care and elder care that focus on : the child in trouble; substance misuse; mental health; and learning disabilityGraduates gain careers, mostly in the public and not-for-profit sector including:- care management,- housing associations and various forms of supported living,- early year settings (work with children under 5),- supporting young people,- supporting people with a learning disability,- supporting older people,- policy research and development and advocacyGraduates in social care with a good honours degree (2:1 or above) are eligible to apply for a Master’s level qualifying social work award.

Application deadline

15 January

Tuition fees

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£ 12,250per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

University of Wolverhampton

  • University League Table

    121st

  • Campus address

    University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY, England

The Centre for International Development and Training (CIDT) has a 45-year track record of working in almost 140 countries.
Each year the university welcomes students from over 130 nations, studying at one of its UK campuses or partner institutions overseas.
The university works with TNE partners around the world: China, Hong Kong, India, Nepal, Oman, Greece, Sri Lanka, Malaysia, Myanmar, Ireland and France.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    74th out of 83 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 177
    108 62%

    69th

    9
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    70 70%

    63rd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%

    58th

    7

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