Social Work, Environmental and Public Health

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Study with us and explore the intrinsic links between social work, environmental health and public health. Learn from passionate and inclusive practitioners with their own hands on experience and in depth knowledge of the latest practices and policies. Become confident in your specialist area and deliver results that make a difference in the real world.

"The challenging course supports you effectively towards your first year of practice. It provides strong theoretical and practical foundations with an unrelenting focus on the lived experiences of those we work for."

Gavin, BSc(Hons) Social Work

Social Work, Environmental and Public Health courses

Find out more about our courses below. All information is correct as of 19 November 2020. 

BA(Hons) Early Childhood

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This intellectually demanding and enjoyable course gives you the chance to explore issues affecting children between birth and eight years old. You’ll link theory to practice and unpick social, psychological and philosophical factors that feed into young children’s lives, learning and development.

BSc(Hons) Social Work

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You’ll get the knowledge and practice grounding you need to become a skilled social worker through small group work, simulation activities, e-learning tools, lectures and 170 days of supervised placement.

Taught by experienced and enthusiastic staff, practitioners and people with experience of social work, you’ll learn to work with service users, carers and other professionals. Use your learning to enhance wellbeing, gain the critical understanding, experience and skills to make informed judgements in complex situations, and explore contemporary issues in social work. Gain direct practice skills and experience through placements with our partner agencies and gain experience in a variety of social work roles in statutory, voluntary, private and independent organisations.

 

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