Social Work - Mature Applicants only

University College Cork

 

Course Name Social Work - Mature Applicants only
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CK115
Course Type Higher Education CAO
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Degree - Honours Bachelor (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Major National University of Ireland Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cork City
Qualification Letters BSW (Hons)
Duration 4 years
Mature Applicants

Expand+This programme is open to Mature Students only (i.e. those who are 23 years of age by 1 January of the year of proposed entry). Application is made through the CAO and the closing date for receipt of completed applications is 1 February of the year ...

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Disability Access Route to Education DARE Web Page - Click Here
Recognition of Prior Learning RPL Web Page - Click Here
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Interview Yes
CAO Application Dates and Fees

Expand+Entry 2021 - Restricted Course

Early online application (discounted): Fee €30 Closing Date: 20 January 2021 at 5:15pm

Normal online application: Fee €45 Closing Date: 1 February 2021 at 5:15pm

Be sure to complete any action well in advan...

Restricted Entry Yes
Course Content

Expand+Course Outline
The Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) will make you eligible to apply to be registered as a social worker with regulatory bodies in Ireland and internationally. This full-time four-year undergraduate degree is open to mature students only...

Subjects Taught

Expand+Year 1 Modules:

AP1022, AP1023 Applied Psychology (5 credits per module)
EC1121 & EC1122 Markets, Governments and Economics of Social Issues I & II (5 credits each);
SS1017 & SS1018 Politics and Social Policy 1 & 2 (10 + 5 credits respectively);...

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Assessment Method

Expand+Written exams will take place before Christmas and in May. Not all modules will have written examinations. Many modules use other types of assessment.

The BSW course is assessed through a variety of methods, including continuous assessment, exam...

Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Skills and Careers Information
This course is approved by the Health and Social Care Professional Council (CORU) as a socialwork training course. Successful graduates can use their qualification to apply to CORU to be placed on the register of socia...

Further Enquiries Contact details for this course
Gerard Mannix
g.mannix@ucc.ie
+353 (0)21 490 2899
http://www.ucc.ie/en/study/undergrad/what/acsss/socw/
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International Students Web Page - Click Here
 
Points History
Year Points
2021 0
2019 0 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)
2016 0 # (Test / Interview / Portfolio / Audition)