Social Work

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BA (Hons) Social Work
Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
120
UCAS Points

University of Bolton

BA (Hons) Social Work (Degree Apprenticeship)
Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
120
UCAS Points

University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Full-time
Mode of study
12 months
Duration

University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism): Extended
Full-time
Mode of study
18 months
Duration

University of Bolton

MA Social Work
Full-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Part-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

University of Bolton

Welcome to Social Work

If you’re looking to study a rewarding subject, where you can make a big difference in people’s lives, study a social work degree at the University of Bolton. 

Our courses combine theory with placements and ongoing skills development, so that you graduate as a confident and experienced professional, ready to take on your dream career. 

As a university, we are proud to place our students first and to be awarded number one in the North West for student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2020. We look forward to providing a positive student experience for you.

The University of Bolton has opened a Social Work Centre for the people of Bolton. The centre will be operated by Social Work students, supported by qualified professionals, providing a free service for members of the public based in the University’s Queens specialist building on Queen Street, Farnworth.

For appointments, please complete our enquiry form.


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Social Work/ Health and Social Care: Caring for those in need

02 Aug 22

Do you have a caring personality?   Although both health and social care and social work both involve caring for others, however, they are very different disciplines. For instance,

Is The Internet A Social Workers' Biggest Challenge?

25 Apr 22

The digital world and the ability to be on the internet plays a significant part in the life of modern-day society. There has been

Jobs in Health and Social Care / Social Work: Why a Master’s Degree Matters

31 Mar 22

Working in health and social care, youth and social work, or early years care require a great deal of dedication. While many graduates can get a good job with an undergraduate degree, it can be hugely beneficial to strengthen your skills...

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Is Social Work a Good Career?

02 Dec 21

If you’re thinking about a career in social care, you’ll want to know the advantages and disadvantages of this line of work, as well as how to get started.We’ve put together this brief guide to help...

The University of Bolton's social work courses help you prepare for a variety of careers, including end of life.

What skills does a social worker need?

13 Sep 21

Social workers focus on providing the necessary support to enable vulnerable people to retain independence and quality of life.Life experiences, illness and injury can make it more challenging for us to undertake everyday tasks. T...

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Make a difference to your community with BA (Hons) Social Work

10 Sep 21

Making a difference in the world is something many people try and do. One way you can help others is by becoming a social worker.This rewarding role in communities will have you working with families and individuals who need some ...

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