Foundation Degree Health and Social Care
Mon Sep 20 2021
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Are you passionate about health and social care and looking to study at a higher level? This full time course, validated by the University of Sunderland is suitable for anyone 18 years or over who is working in or aspires to a professional role in the health and social care services. During this ‘hands on’ programme you’ll undertake a significant amount of work-based learning allowing you to put your theoretical knowledge into working practice. This Foundation Degree is equivalent to the first two years of a full honours degree course and upon successful completion you will be able to apply to complete the final year at the University of Sunderland to study on a part time or full time basis.
• Understanding health and social care
• Developing independent learning and professionalism in the social sciences
• Exploring psycho-social theory
• Working in health and social care settings
• Dimensions of health
• Qualitative research methods in the social sciences
Student on the course make use of facilities at the Baltic campus including our libraries, classrooms and a designed HE study area.
You will also have access to our Careers and Guidance team to help you when applying for job roles and preparing for interviews.
You will be required to demonstrate a level 3 qualification which evidenced 56 UCAS points.
You will also be asked to demonstrate GCSE or equivalent qualifications in
maths and English.
Full time Foundation degree £8750 per year (with a Fee Waiver of £1200 per year, so students will actually pay £7550)
There are loans available that you can apply for to help cover the costs of course fees and living costs(if studying full time).
For more information or advice, contact our finance support services on 0191 490 4627 or 0191 426 4329. Our support funds team can also be emailed at firstname.lastname@example.org
Get £1200 back
If you choose to study this course, you'll receive a £1200 'fee waiver' each year, meaning the price you pay is less than the total fee shown.