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Course Code: L505.
Institution Code: U20
Campus name: Belfast Metropolitan College
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 and in practice learning sites. 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 social work practice. In year one you must successfully complete a preparation for practice skills module prior to undertaking supervised practice learning on placement. You will undertake two practice placements – in year two this will last for 85 days and in year three it will last for 100 days.
Financial support may be available through your local EA office and the DoH Student Incentive Scheme.
Please note that all Health and Social Services bursaries are currently under review and may be subject to change
This programme of study is likely to include enrichment activities which are an additional component to enhance your employability
Please note: A number of additional costs are associated with entry to BSc Social Work, including Access NI checks, Occupational Health Screening and Registration with Northern Ireland Social Care Council as a social work student
You will achieve a professional qualification in Social Work to progress to a Social Work Career.
All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.