Professional Social Work Practice (UCMK) BSc (Hons)





About the course

Jointly developed to meet the needs of local employers, this course enables you to gain a professional Social Work degree in two years, giving eligibility to apply for professional registration as a qualified Social Worker with the Health and Care Professions Council.

You will study alongside your current relevant practice and be supported by your employer allowing you to put learning into practice throughout the course.

This course aims to equip you with the knowledge, skills and attributes necessary for social work practice at qualification level with adults and children in statutory and private/voluntary/independent sectors.



Professional Social Work Practice (UCMK) - BSc (Hons) - University of Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes

  • Apply Via - UCAS
  • Course level - Undergraduate
  • UCAS Code -
  • Campus Location - University of Bedfordshire, Milton Keynes
  • Start dates - Feb
  • Duration - 2 Years
  • Attendance - Full time
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Why choose this course?

Unit Information – What Will I Learn?



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How will I be assessed?

Entry requirements

  • We will consider you as an individual and take into account all elements of your application, not just your qualifications. We are looking for breadth and depth in your current studies and enthusiasm for the subject you wish to study.

    UCAS has introduced a new tariff for courses starting from September 2017. This means the points you will be asked for are different to previous years but the grades you receive have not changed.

  • At least 96 points with 80 points from at least 2 A level passes
  • At least 96 points with Merit Merit Merit in BTEC Extended Diploma or Distinction
  • Distinction in the BTEC Diploma
  • A completed Access to Higher Education Diploma
  • Equivalent qualifications such as Irish Leaving Certificate, OCR Nationals, International Baccalaureate and CACHE Level 3 awards.
  • For more clarification about your qualifications in the new tariff see the UCAS tariff calculator

    Contact the Admissions Team for additional guidance on whether the qualifications you currently hold or are taking would be suitable for entry.

    T: +44 (0)1582 743500
    E: admission@beds.ac.uk

  • As a general guide, to apply for a place on an undergraduate course (BA/BSc) at the University you need to have completed your high school education and have the required English qualification.

    We have students from all the European Union member countries so we are quick to make decisions on most qualifications. See your country page for more details

  • Check Your Country page to confirm that your local qualifications are suitable or contact your International Admissions Team.

  • English GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Maths GCSE Grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check
  • Health screening

  • Applicants for this route must be employed by an organisation that will provide mentoring support, opportunities for work-based learning and the final practice placement which must include the opportunity for statutory interventions.
  • Ability to use basic IT facilities, including word processing, internet browsing and use of email (confirmed prior to interview / decision making /offer).
  • Competence in written and spoken English, i.e. successful applicants must meet communicating and comprehension skills to IELTS level 7
  • All applicants will also be required, through the selection process, to demonstrate substantial relevant experience and an aptitude to work with people in need, i.e. the appropriate personal qualities, values and skills to be a social worker, in line with the PCF at entry level. All applicants will be required to declare any previous offences (including cautions and formal warnings unless filtered) and, if selected, successful applicants will be required to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Scheme check to ensure their suitability for working with vulnerable groups.

How will this course enhance my career prospects?



Fees and Funding

  • Fees are £8,400

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • Fees are £8,400

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

  • International students cannot apply for this course.

    The University reserves the right to increase tuition fees by no more than inflation.

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How to Apply

  • Application for most full-time undergraduate and foundation courses is via the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS).

    We expect to receive UCAS applications between 1 September and 15 January for courses starting in the following academic year, but may consider applications received after this date should places be available.

    Please contact admission@beds.ac.uk for further details.

    All UK schools and colleges are registered with UCAS to manage their students' applications. Advice on how to submit your UCAS application is available from your school or college.

    If you are not at school or college (including mature students) you should apply independently via UCAS

  • EU students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply via UCAS or direct using our admissions form

  • International students applying for a full-time undergraduate degree at the University of Bedfordshire should apply direct using our admissions form or via our representatives in your home country

    You can also apply online

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