Social Work

Ulster University - Magee


Course Name Social Work
Course Provider Ulster University - Magee
Course Code L500
Course Type UCAS
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor at UK Level 6  Comparing Qualifications in the UK and Ireland Ulster University None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Derry City
Application Date

Expand+Start date: September 2023

Deadlines for on-time applications

2023 entry application deadlines

For courses starting in 2023 (and for deferred applications), your application should be with us at UCAS by one of these dates – depending on wh...

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Duration Attendance
Three years full-time at Magee campus.

Belfast Metropolitan College /South West College (Dungannon) also provide the first two years of the degree, with students transferring to the Magee campus to complete their final year.
Qualification Letters BSc (Hons)
Entry Requirements Irish Leaving Certificate
120 UCAS tariff points to include a minimum of five subjects (four of which must be at higher level) to include English and Maths at H6 if studied at Higher level or O4 if studied at Ordinary Level.
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Comment Award: Bachelor of Science with Honours

Associate awards
Diploma in International Academic Studies DIAS

Professional recognition
Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC)
Accredited by the Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC).
Course Content

To provide students with a high quality learning experience to acquire the knowledge, skills and values to obtain gainful employment in social work.

The Degree in Social Work was introduced in 2004 to meet the requirements of th...

Subjects Taught For full module description, please see "Course Web Page" below.
Assessment Method

Expand+Assessment methods vary and are defined explicitly in each module. Assessment can be a combination of examination and coursework but may also be only one of these methods. Assessment is designed to assess your achievement of the module’s stated lea...

Work Placement

Expand+Work placement / study abroad
There is an opportunity to participate in Erasmus+ which offers the exciting opportunity of studying in Germany during your course. There are also opportunities to complete a 3-week Summer School in Oslo during the cour...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Graduate employers
Graduates from this course are now working for:
• 5 Health & Social Care Trusts
• Action Mental Health New Horizons
• Barnardos
• Women's Aid
• Extern
• Bryson Charitable Group
• First Housing

Job roles

Further Enquiries Kate Dooley
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