Undergraduate courses in Social Work

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Make a difference to the lives of children, families and vulnerable people in need by pursuing a career in the social work sector.

Our experienced teaching staff will nurture your practical skills and theoretical knowledge to ensure you’re prepared to go into the workplace. With placements and simulation facilities, we’ll help you to become a confident and caring practitioner.

Take a look at our course options below for further details.



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‘Proud moment’ as mum and daughter celebrate graduating together

A former dental nurse has a new reason to smile after graduating from Staffordshire University alongside her daughter

Newly published textbook will support Social Work Apprentices

A senior lecturer is celebrating publication of a new book which aims to help social work degree apprentices through to qualification

Specialist software will better prepare students for social work

Social work students at Staffordshire University are piloting new software that replicates recording systems used in the profession.
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Staffordshire graduates named in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Two recent Staffordshire University graduates have been recognised in Her Majesty The Queen’s Birthday Honours list

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in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021