Social Work is concerned with meeting the basic needs of people and communities and promoting social change. Being a confident Social Worker means helping people in diverse and constantly changing social contexts, working with a range of professions and adapting as situations change.
Social Work at Oxford Brookes has an excellent reputation for the quality of our education, research and student support. We provide placement opportunities in a wide range of settings including hospitals, agency teams, family centres, day centres and residential care homes. In addition, we have substantial and growing links with overseas universities, health and social care environments, and other education collaborators.