This degree is perfect for those interested in social justice and a desire to work in areas such as politics, the advice sector, voluntary and charity sectors, housing or education.
Developed alongside experienced professionals, this degree will equip you to join the expanding advice and voluntary sectors.
The on-campus course is delivered by blended learning and combines face-to-face and online learning to bring a flexible approach to study. The entire degree can also be studied by distance learning.
Whichever route you choose, you will be taught by lecturers with extensive experience and strong links to the Social Welfare Law sector.
On successful completion of study, we will issue the following award:
BA (Hons) Social Welfare Law, Policy and Advice Practice
If you choose to complete one of our sandwich courses with a work placement between the second and final years of the course, our placement staff will work with you to identify a suitable location for your work placement. Please also note that you are responsible for any costs incurred in travelling to and from your work placement, and for any accommodation costs.
Year 1 (Core): Context of Advice Services, Legal Theory and Practice, Welfare Benefits and Money Advice, Housing Rights, Consumer ProtectionÂ
Year 2 (Core): Communication Skills, Social Welfare and Community Care, Reflection on Experience, Specific Option, Specific/General Option
Year 3 (Core): Dissertation and Research, Equality and Diversity, Modern Social Policy, Specific Option, Specific/General Option
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Stafforshire has fantastic teaching staff who really do their best to help you. The union is very active too, and it’s a great way to meet people. Gobble and Super Friday at the LRV were such amazing nights, and there's so much in Stoke to keep you busy. There's not so much on the Staffs campus, although the food and facilities are great.
Set for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £14,000
This university is fantastic! It has lots to off such as club nights in LRV and pubs such as Verve to have a drink with friends or if you fancie a coffee pop in to squeeze box, everyone here is super nice and friendly
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