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 Social Work
Full-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 Greater Manchester for student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2023. 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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Why Is It Important To Study Theories In Social Work?

08 Sep 23

Stepping into the world of social work means you need to wear many hats. You’ll be an advocate, a listener, a mediator, and so much more to so many people.Taking an approved

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How to Get Into Social Work

17 Aug 23

Social work is a profession driven by compassion, empathy, and a relentless desire to create positive change. Whether you're an aspiring social worker, a seasoned professional, or simply someone interested in u...

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The Increasing Importance of UK Social Workers

14 Dec 22

In 2023, the government has committed to increasing the number of social workers in the country by 25% due to the increasing number of families and individuals who need assistance. The UK government has also pl...

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Adult Mental Health and Social Workers

23 Nov 22

Every year, one in six people in the UK suffer from some form of mental health issue and many of these people have little support from family ...

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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,

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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

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