Undergraduate study in Society and People

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Top 20 for Course Satisfaction in Social Work

Guardian League Tables 2022

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Undertake placement opportunities in a range of settings with our wide network

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Develop practical skills in facilities like Community House, using simulation and immersive tech

Are you interested in the world around you, the way people think, or the actions of individuals within and as part of society? Do you want to challenge some of the most complex problems in society, whilst helping individuals to thrive? Would you like to make a positive change within society and local communities?

At Staffordshire University, we have a variety of courses dedicated to society and people that are ideal if you want to start a career in social work, policy making, supporting young people and their families or working with communities to make positive change. Gain the knowledge and skills you need to turn your passion for making a difference to people into a career, on our courses that have social justice at their core. 

As an institution, we have the dedication, expertise and connections that could help to launch your future, developing your interest in society and people into a career where you can make a change locally or nationally. 

What's more, we are ranked in the Top 20 for course satisfaction for Social Work and we are 4th for Social Policy and Administration in the Guardian League Tables 2023. 

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StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Job Prospects

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

for Student Satisfaction

Complete University Guide 2022

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

for Course Content

StudentCrowd University Awards 2022

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

Research Excellence Framework 2021