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Middlesbrough College

Health, Wellbeing and Social Care

UCAS Code: A139

Foundation Degree - FD

Entry requirements


A level

E,E,E

Successful completion of the Level 3 Access to HE Diploma.

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

MP

Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)

PPP

Please contact the College if you are studying these qualifications.

UCAS Tariff

36-48

This can be from a range of appropriate Level 3 qualifications. Please contact the College if you have any queries.

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About this course


Course option

2.0years

Full-time | 2021

This course will be of specific interest to you if you are seeking to develop or advance your career in health, care or public health.

It has been designed to enhance student employability, providing excellent outcomes in either employment or progression to professional study.

There is a significant vocational focus to the course and a range of work experiences and/or placement settings are available to you for development of learning in practice. Programme subject to validation by The Open University.

Modules

You will develop an understanding of the theory underpinning care practice, which will enhance the quality of care you provide for your clients either in work or on placement. The content of the curriculum is strongly influenced by the principles of wellbeing and prevention.

Year 1 modules include:
• Work-Based Learning: Health and Social Care Practice
• Safeguarding Vulnerable Individuals
• Academic Study Skills and Digital Literacy
• Health and Wellbeing in Context

Year 2 modules include:
• Work-Based Learning: Health and Social Care Service Development
• Research Methods in Health and Social Care
• Public Health
• Specific Needs

Assessment methods

You will be assessed through formative assessments to help develop your academic skills as well as several forms of summative assessment including assignments, examinations, presentations, portfolio work, case studies, workbooks and projects.

50% is assessed through a work-based e-portfolio demonstrating practice development achieved within the workplace/placement.

Tuition fees

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Channel Islands
£6,900
per year
England
£6,900
per year
Northern Ireland
£6,900
per year
Scotland
£6,900
per year
Wales
£6,900
per year

The Uni


Course location:

Middlesbrough College

Department:

Faculty of Health, Care and Basic Education

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