Undergraduate pathway: Social Work

Supporting your future in Social Work  

If you thrive on the unexpected and want to make a difference in people’s lives, social work could be the career for you. Our degree course is nationally recognised and will enable you to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as a social worker.
Studied with the Faculty of Heath, Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin this course provides the knowledge, values and skills you will need to qualify as a social worker.
The Social Work foundation does not include any practical experience. Practical experience will be gained on progression to the degree programme. 
This course is available for only UK, and EU applicants.

Pathways at Anglia Ruskin University

High School

 
 

 

  Foundation – 2 semester

UK/EU

£9,250

To make an application to BA (Hons) Social Work course please apply online

Alongside the standard application requirements we will also require you to submit a specific personal statement addressing the points below:

Personal statement questions:

  • Please outline why you would like to go into the social work field
  • How your experience and research has contributed to your understanding of the realities and challenges you'll face, both during the course and in the profession
  • What it is about your skills, attitudes, values and character that make the profession right for you

Stage 1: University Foundation

Location

CRIC at Anglia Ruskin University

Modules

For a detailed course overview, please follow this link

Stage 2: First Year Degree

Location

Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, Chelmsford

Stage 3: Second Year Degree

Location

Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, Chelmsford

Stage 4: Final Year Degree

Location

Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education at Anglia Ruskin University Cambridge, Chelmsford

 

For more information about intake semesters and campus location please see our course matrix.

- International Course Matrix

Home/EU Course Matrix

 

Successful completion of this pathway will lead to the award of the following from Anglia Ruskin University:

 

 

You will be required to pass all modules (120 credits) in order to successfully complete the foundation course, alongside the following requirements, which you will be supported through during your foundation course

  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure
  • Occupational Health clearance
  • Successful Interview with social work team
  • Pass IELTS with a score of 7.0 (no less than 6.5 in any band)

Alternative Options

If you fail to meet the progression requirements above the following options will be offered:

  • Repeat/Resit of the course/modules
  • Transfer to an alternative ARU programme

 

 

To find out the academic requirements of our programmes please see Academic Requirements which outlines the entry requirements by country. Unless stated requirements are standard across all programmes -
https://www.cric.navitas.com/academic-requirements