Social Work

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BA (Hons) Social Work
Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
120
UCAS Points

The University of Bolton

BA (Hons) Social Work (Degree Apprenticeship)
Full-time
Mode of study
3 years
Duration
120
UCAS Points

The University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Part-time
Mode of study
24 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

MA Social Work
Full-time
Mode of study
2 years
Duration

The University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism)
Full-time
Mode of study
12 months
Duration

The University of Bolton

MA /MSc Professional Practice (Specialism): Extended
Full-time
Mode of study
18 months
Duration

The 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 the North West for student satisfaction by The Complete University Guide 2020. 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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Career Talk: The Real Pros and Cons of Social Work

02 Aug 21

Want to be a social worker? Here we give you the seriously honest pros and cons of serving communities and helping those who are vulnerable. Social work can move mountains, but it takes...

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.

How Social Workers can change the futures of young people

29 Jul 21

Working for the community in a social work job is a rewarding career, whether you’re a volunteer or full-time worker, it always feels good to help other people. For Social Workers, helping others is their first priority, whether that b...

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What Child Social Work Role Would Suit You Best

19 Jul 21

Social work jobs, in particular those that specifically involve working with children can be incredibly challenging. Many roles include working with sensitive issues at what can be particularly difficult times for the f...

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Your 5 Step Plan for Becoming a Better Social Worker

24 May 21

Want to improve your social work practice and increase your chances of progression? Here’s a simple 5 step plan to follow…At the University of Bolton, we believe in nurturing talent...

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Mental Health Awareness for Social Workers: 5 Tips for Happiness

05 May 21

The role of social workers is often focused on the wellbeing of others, but how can they make sure they take care of themselves at work?Mental health awareness is important in every line of work. But for ...

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Microvolunteering (and its Impact on Human Society)

14 Apr 21

Acts of kindness can change the world…here’s how you can get involved for Microvolunteering Day this April 15th!There are so many reasons to help others, and every year on April 15th

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