This programme is designed for individuals wishing to study health and social care in the community. It is for two years at Level 4 and is the first year of a foundation or honours degree.
The modules studied include Sociological Perspectives, Professional Practice, Developmental Psychological, Safeguarding & Promotion of Welfare, Equality, Diversity & Rights, Health, Welfare & Social Policy.
You will be given the opportunity to enhance your knowledge base as the emphasis is on supporting future careers in the health and social care field and for further study.
The programme provides a wide range of teaching styles, assessment and work-related learning.
As part of your study you will be expected to undertake a minimum of 60 hours work related learning in a voluntary or paid capacity.
This should be in a health and social care environment. You will need to have a current Disclosure and Barring Service check in order to undertake this work.
The programme is over one day a week for two academic years. Students will benefit from the Health and Social Care department’s excellent links with agencies and organisations that specialise in health and community services and projects.
What You Will Learn
Health, Welfare and Social Policy
Safeguarding & Promotion of Welfare
Equality, Diversity & Rights
– BSc (Hons) Health, Welfare and Social Sciences
– Care Home Manager
– Community Health Worker
– Mental Health Worker
– Housing Support Worker
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