Planit


Social Work (SSSC Approved)

University of Strathclyde

Content

Year 1:
Classes include Preparing for Lifelong Learning, Understanding Social Science and Social Research, Psychology for Social Work, Poverty, Disadvantage and Discrimination, Values, Ethics and Justice

Year 2:
Topics such as People, Communities and Society, Social Work Organisation and Collaborative Practice, Social Work Processes and Practices, Law for Social Work; observational placement

Year 3:
80-day placement in a social work agency and classes in Social Research for Social Work and Social Work in a Global Context

Year 4:
80-day placement and Honours dissertation.

Entry Requirements

2022 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 Highers at AABB (from S6) including English or a social science subject plus English (if not held at Higher) and Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at C.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at ABBB (from S6) including English or a social science subject plus English (if not held at Higher) and Maths or Applications of Maths at National 5 at C.

You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

L501

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Department

Social Work and Social Policy

SCQF Level

10