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BSC (Hons) Degree In Social Work

Course Code: C6007
Campus: Millfield
Week Commencing: 18 Sep 17
End Date: 27 May 18
Time: 00:00-00:00

This three year honours degree programme is offered in collaboration with Ulster University. Years one and two are studied at Belfast Met, whilst year three studies are undertaken at Ulster University’s Magee Campus. Although the programme includes underpinning learning in the social sciences, such as social policy, psychology, sociology and law, the focus of the programme is on the development of skills, values and knowledge required for practice.

In year one you must successfully complete a preparation for practice module prior to undertaking practice learning. You will undertake two practice placements - at Level 2 this will last for 85 days and at Level 3 it will last for 100 days. Financial support may be available from the Education Authority and the Department of Health Student Incentive Scheme.


This course session is currently closed for enrolment/applications – it may be offered at a later date – please continue to check our website for updates.

Career Opportunities / Progression

You will achieve a professional qualification in Social Work to progress to a Social Work Career.

Entry Requirements

Applications to this course must be made through the UCAS system using code L505.

Please note that the interview process is currently under review for 2018 entry.  

GCSE pass in English Language and Mathematics at Grade C or above. A Level: Minimum of 120 UCAS points (300 points in old UCAS system) to include BB. Irish Leaving Certificate: A minimum of 120 UCAS points to include Grades BBBBB at honours level.

An Access NI check will also be undertaken for all students at the commencement of the course.


Tuition Fee


Year 1 fee :  NI and EU Students £4030.00

All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Department Secretary,Tel: 028 9026 5442 or email: [email protected]